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Microsoft® Access Version 2002 Step-by-Step Courseware Expert Skills

Microsoft® Access Version 2002 Step-by-Step Courseware Expert Skills

Microsoft Official Academic Course

ISBN: 978-0-470-06604-1

Feb 2007

260 pages

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Easy to follow step by step lessons enable students to quickly and efficiently learn advanced features of Microsoft Access 2002 and how to use them at school, at home, and in the workplace. This training program from Microsoft offers friendly, straightforward instruction with dozens of full-color screenshots and illustrations.
Course Overview.

Conventions And Features Used in this Book.

Using the CD-ROM.

MOS Objectives.

Taking a Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Test.

Lesson 1: Customizing Tables.

Lesson 2: Creating Custom Queries.

Lesson 3: Customizing Forms.

Lesson 4: Customizing Reports.

Lesson 5: Using Databases on the Internet.

Lesson 6: Automating Tasks.

Lesson 7: Using Database Tools.

Lesson 8: Integrating Access with Other Office Applications.

Quick Reference.

  • Step by Step learning methodology This highly successful instructional method helps students master advanced features of Microsoft Access 2002 with ease. Clearly stated learning objectives, a wealth of task-oriented procedures, and numerous real-world business scenarios help students understand how to use the technology in school, at home and on the job.
  • Interactive simulations Interactive multi-media simulations on the Student CD drawn from the Microsoft e-Learning Library offer a dynamic learning experience that reinforces and augments lessons contained in the text. Pre- and post-tests enable students to assess their own progress in understanding the skills covered in each lesson.
  • Task-Based Approach Developed and refined at Microsoft to offer lessons based on tasks the reader will encounter in the everyday work world not just the features of the software. Students learn how to accomplish real-world tasks so that they can immediately increase their productivity. Titles integrate this approach to learning across both the print and media components. To optimize learning, each title contains:
  • Hands on Practice Numbered steps give detailed step by step instructions to help reader learn skills.
  • Accompanying screen images provide visual clues so student can see what they should be viewing on their computer screen.
  • End of chapter “Quick Quiz” to reinforce student learning of lesson content.
  • Lesson Objectives that clearly state the instructional goal of each lesson
  • Putting it all Together exercises challenge students to apply what they are learning in new ways.
  • Highlighted marginalia offers helpful tips, hints, cautions and advanced procedures.