Synopses & Reviews
Following the critical thinking, problem-solving approach of the New Perspectives Series students will gain a comprehensive understanding of Microsoft PowerPoint 2007, including the new features of the software. The case-based tutorials challenge students to apply what they are learning to real-life tasks, preparing them to easily transfer skills to new situations. With the New Perspectives Series approach, students understand why they're learning what they're learning, and are better situated to retain skills.
In the New Perspective Series, this title takes a case-based, problem-solving approach to teaching Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 skills.
NEW PERSPECTIVES ON MICRSOFT OFFICE POWERPOINT 2007 now comes with video! The tutorial videos focus on the most important or difficult concepts and skills, helping you better engage in and retain information. With the text's critical thinking, case-based approach you understand why you're learning what you're learning, and are prepared to easily transfer skills to new situations.
Part of the New Perspectives series, this text offers a case-based, problem-solving approach and innovative technology for meaningful learning the new features of this latest version of Microsoft PowerPoint 2003.
About the Author
Beverly B. Zimmerman, an award-winning Associate Professor at Brigham Young University, holds a Ph.D. in instructional design. She has published several articles on the use of computer technology for teaching writing, co-authored over 30 books on computer applications software, and authored an oral presentations book. S. Scott Zimmerman obtained a Ph.D. from Florida State University and was a postdoctoral fellow at Cornell University. He is currently a professor at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah and has published many scientific papers, computer articles, and computer programming and applications software books.
Table of Contents
Getting Started with Microsoft Office 2007 Tutorial 1: Creating a Presentation Tutorial 2: Applying and Modifying Text and Graphic Objects Tutorial 3: Presenting a Slide Show with Special Effects Tutorial 4: Integrating PowerPoint with Other Programs and Collaborating with Workgroups