Computers for Communication Part A: Word

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Computers for communication Part A: Word is more than a manual for learning this popular word-processing software. Whether English is your first language or a
foreign language, this is a highly flexible book for learners and teachers to explore ways of using the computer as a tool for communication.

Achievable Tasks...
Learners are provided with numerous screenshots of Word, and encouraged to explore their way around, making notes as they go. Right from the outset, the focus is on achievable tasks, and this book covers everything from switching on the computer, to drawing, typing, working with objects, and even putting documents on the web.

Communicative Activities...
Icons guide the user through many useful and realistic thinking, speaking, and doing activities, including working in pairs or groups while creating great projects such as a self-portrait, job application package, poster, map, and timetable.

Classroom or Self-Study...
Extra resources are provided as free downloads from the Perceptia Press website at, including teachers' notes and a self-access guide, so this book is highly suitable for anyone
wanting to learn Word by self-study.

Use this book for:

  • Word skills classes
  • Writing classes
  • Communication classes
  • Self-study Improving communication skills for job-hunting