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Technology In Action Complete, Global Edition
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TECHNOLOGY IN ACTION COMPLETE, GLOBAL EDITION

MIXED MEDIA PRODUCT BY EVANS, ALAN; MARTIN, KENDALL; POATSY, MARY ANNE

£60.99

ISBN
9781292099675
IMPRINT
PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED
 
 
EDITION
12TH EDITION
PUBLISHER
PEARSON EDUCATION LIMITED
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FORMAT
MIXED MEDIA PRODUCT
PAGES
632 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
15 JUN 2015

DESCRIPTION

For introductory courses in computer concepts, digital literacy, or computer literacy, often including instruction in Microsoft Office. Explore, discover, and experience technology with the immersive and adaptive Technology in Action-the book that uses technology to teach technology! Technology in Action is a learning system that pushes the envelope of what is possible in technology, and what is helpful in teaching. It is a system that fits the way students are learning today. MyITLab not included. Students, if MyITLab is a recommended/mandatory component of the course, please ask your instructor for the correct ISBN and course ID. MyITLab should only be purchased when required by an instructor. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information.Also available with MyITLabMyITLab (R) for Technology in Action is a fully integrated system that provides a seamless learning experience. It contains all of the media assets, assessments, instructor resources, and the fully interactive Enhanced eBookallows for a continuous flow of learning. Students don't have to stop reading to go find the activities such as Helpdesks, SoundBytes, and Replay Videos-they just click on them and immediately experience the activity. Once they work through the content and activities of a chapter, they take the chapter quiz in MyITLab and their grade is recorded in the Gradebook. In addition, adaptive Dynamic Study Modules, created specifically for Technology in Action, Twelfth Edition, provide students with personalized review based on their strengths and weaknesses.

CONTENTS

1. Using Technology to Change the World2. Looking at Computers: Understanding the Parts3. Using the Internet: Making the Most of the Web's Resources4. Application Software: Programs That Let You Work and Play5. System Software: The Operating System, Utility Programs, and File Management6. Understanding and Assessing Hardware: Evaluating Your System7. Networking: Connecting Computing Devices8. Digital Devices and Media: Managing a Digital Lifestyle9. Securing Your System: Protecting Your Digital Data and Devices10. Behind the Scenes: Software Programming11. Behind the Scenes: Databases and Information Systems12. Behind the Scenes: Networking and Security in the Business World13. Behind the Scenes: How the Internet Works