Microsoft® Access 2013: Introductory Skills provides thorough training of Access 2013. This text covers introductory and intermediate skills, and is ideal for the beginning or mid-beginning Access user.
Topics introduced include the Ribbon interface, creating tables in Datasheet view, previewing and printing data, designing databases, creating database objects, formatting tables, lookup fields, field properties, queries, designing a relational database, split forms, creating and modifying reports, parameter queries, crosstab queries, and more
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24+ contact hours
Spiral binding for lay-flat use
Ideal for self-paced or instructor-led learning environments
Step-by-step, skills-based approach ensures that students master subjects and achieve success quickly
Real-world focus helps students develop practical skills they can apply immediately
Quick Reference tables covering major tasks (useful for reference outside of class)
Exercises increase in complexity throughout each lesson to challenge students
WebSims supplement our student-friendly lessons to reinforce tasks that are not well suited for computer labs
Optional videos for every lesson
Fully supported with eLab assessment and training tools
eLab is a secure, web-based solution that offers automated skills assessment, gradebook management, and extended online training, all through an easy-to-use web interface. An eLab Custom Course option is available for this textbook, including pre-built tests and assignments that you can configure as desired. Students show their skills using a highly realistic interface that is used to simulate the Microsoft Office environment, and every keystroke and every click is recorded so you can review every step they made. eLab's online tool enables you to choose the lessons you want, and eLab will automatically build your custom course. If desired, you can also create your own tests and assignments.