Synopses & Reviews
The design of the eLearning Kit reflects the increasing interconnectedness of traditional learning materials with interactive online components. The book/CD-Rom package offers both to the user to use together or separately, but still giving guidance for a productive and flexible learning experience.
The Word 2010 eLearning Kit For Dummies BOOK:
Full color illustrations, screenshots, pictures, etc. help guide the reader through each chapter.
Descriptive learning goals that clearly define chapter content and help learners determine whether the coverage matches the instruction they are seeking.
Directed, but flexible, learning path that enables learners to easily follow a linear learning path or jump to selected material.
Tutorial pedagogy gives learners hands-on involvement and learn by doing.
Assessment mechanisms, including chapter summaries that offer additional practice exercises, concise descriptions of key concepts, and definitions of essential terms.
The Word 2010 eLearning Kit For Dummies CD:
A complete multi-hour online course includes lessons and then tasks within each lesson. Each course includes a topic map; objectives and overview; tabs for notes, alphabetical glossary, and additional reading material; self-assessment questions; and loads of practice exercises.
Interactivity offers immediate reinforcement of applied hands-on learning.
Integrated audio and video instruction - narrator goes through everything that is happening on the screen, including screencasts, illustrations, animations, and video.
Easy to navigate using simple-to-use controls that allow the learner to go through the course content.
Closed captioning available for learners that want to read what the narrator is saying.
Progress tracking gives learners the ability to track which lessons/tasks have been completed so that learners can go at their own pace.
Use this step-by-step learning package to master Word 2010
Word 2010 is one of the core applications of Microsoft Office and if you're eager to get started using all it has to offer, this value-packed eLearning Kit is essential to your learning process. This complete Word 2010 course includes a full-color printed book and a Dummies interactive eLearning course on CD. You'll discover the basics of the Word interface, how to navigate it, how to get comfortable with the terminology, and how to use its many features. Detailed instructions walk you through real-world exercises and help to make learning easier!
Follow the material sequentially or jump in and out as you wish. It's set up so you can learn at your own pace. Throughout, you will benefit from illustrations, animations, voiceover explanations, and the option of closed captioning if you find you learn better when you can read the instructions.
- Helps self-motivated learners get familiar with Word 2010
- Walks you through creating and formatting a Word document, guiding you through the entire process so that you get a solid understanding of the importance and potential of every step
- Includes an easy-to-follow, full-color book and an interactive Dummies eLearning Course that corresponds with the book on CD
- Allows you to follow the material sequentially or choose separate sections at your own time and pace
- Offers chapter summaries, practice exercises, discussions of concepts and essential terms, and much more
Word 2010 eLearning Kit For Dummies helps you get the most the software has to offer, so you can start creating Word docs that wow in no time at all!
Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of the e-book file, but are available for download after purchase.
The For Dummies eLearning Kit lets you choose your ideal way to learn—from the book, the CD, or both!
Learn from a full-color, richly illustrated book
If you prefer to learn from a book, this one is perfect. It takes you from set up to printing your work of art. Clear definitions, hands-on tutorials, and progress assessments make learning Word 2010 a snap.
The book includes:
Clear tutorials covering formatting text and adding graphics
Lessons on navigating around Word
Defined objectives, concept descriptions, and practice exercises
Learn interactively and see how it's done with the CD-ROM
If you like to see and hear instructions, the CD offers narrated steps, illustrations, animations, exercises, resources, and more. Twelve lessons will help you transform your documents into memorable pages.
The CD-ROM includes:
3 hours of digital Word 2010 training
Integrated audio and video instruction
Easy navigation controls and progress-tracking features
Enrich your learning experience with For Dummies eLearning!
Your purchase of this For Dummies eLearning Kit includes access to the course online at the For Dummies eLearning Center. From the enclosed CD-ROM, you will have access to this course for six (6) months. You may also access additional For Dummies eLearning courses, participate in our online eLearning community, and share through eLearning blogs. Register now and start your online eLearning experience!
Each course includes:
Integrated audio and video instruction, including screencasts, illustrations, animations, and video
Interactivity to immediately reinforce what you've learned
Progress tracking for all lessons to show your status and what you've completed
Activate your FREE online course at www.dummieselearning.com/go/accesscode
Step 1: Use the enclosed CD-ROM to go to the eLearning Center.
Step 2: Enter your unique Access Code found behind the CD-ROM.
Step 3: Complete the brief registration form on your first visit.After that, just log in.
Step 4: The course will appear on your My Courses page!
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Put the power of Word in your hands with this kit and create truly memorable documents
Mastering Microsoft Word has never been easier! You'll breeze through this integrated learning experience to begin creating your own powerful documents. The book and course on CD walk you through Word's key concepts and show you how to get started. Soon your pages will come to life with photos, graphics, tables, and more!
Ready, set, go find out how to create basic documents and navigate the Word interface
Say it with style learn how to format and print attractive documents that use various fonts, colors, borders, and page layouts
Make it pop use graphics, including scanned photos, clip art, and line drawings to dress up your documents
Speed up your work automate business tasks, such as envelope printing and mail merge
Get organized bring order to long documents with footnotes, a Table of Contents, and indexes
Open and find:
A tour of the Word interface and buttons
Steps for adding text and checking spelling
Ways to work with themes and style sets
How to format paragraphs and create bulleted lists
Details on drawing a table and formatting borders
Tips for inserting clip art and photos to enhance your document
Techniques for making long documents easier to read
Includes CD-ROM and Online Course
See inside for details!
Book, CD, or both pick the way you learn best
Three hours of Word 2010 instruction
Easy-to-follow format that lets you learn at your own pace
About the Author
Lois Lowe is the author of several books on Microsoft Office applications and Windows. She is also a Microsoft Office Master Instructor and A+ certified PC technician. Lois has taught Office applications in both academic and corporate settings, and has developed online courseware and web content.
Table of Contents
Lesson 1: Getting to Know Word 2010 5
Lesson 2: Creating a Word Document 45
Lesson 3: Formatting Text 75
Lesson 4: Formatting Paragraphs 103
Lesson 5: Working with Styles and Templates 135
Lesson 6: Working with Pages and Sections 161
Lesson 7: Creating and Formatting Tables 185
Lesson 8: Inserting and Formatting Graphics 201
Lesson 9: Managing Correspondence 235
Lesson 10: Preparing Professional Reports 257
Lesson 11: Protecting and Sharing a Document 291
About the CD 315