Microsoft® Excel 2013: Introductory Skills provides thorough training of Excel 2013. This text covers introductory and intermediate skills, and is ideal for the beginning or mid-beginning Excel user.
Topics introduced include the Ribbon interface; entering and editing data; selecting cells and ranges; printing worksheets; creating formulas and functions; formatting cell contents; inserting and deleting columns, rows, and cells; charts; large worksheets and workbooks; 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
Fully supported with eLab assessment and training tools
Our Video Library offers a multimedia video tutorial for every major topic in every lesson. These videos build student confidence with a visually appealing demonstration of the tasks they are learning in the book. All video links are referenced throughout the lessons. The video library provides an excellent supplemental resource. Purchase as a bundle with this book or purchase Video Library license keys separately.
I like the way the lessons flow, and how the exercises are presented. I especially like that the students can take the test at the end of each lesson and email it to the instructor. This is a great way to reinforce the skills presented in each lesson.
11/1/2015 6:38 pm
9/24/2015 7:42 am
Kristy Brown, Educator
Easily readable text.
9/21/2015 8:30 am
The textbook its easy to understand for students specially if they have not taken excel before. Also, I love the fact that there is no access code
5/26/2015 9:19 am
This book is great. It's not too wordy nor too showy and has a great balance for any styles of learning.
5/26/2015 8:07 am
Robert Brittain, Educator
I would not replace by any other book
8/12/2014 5:20 am
Mohamed Hassan, Educator
Excellent book! Even better than the Excel 2010 version I have been using