Computer Science 


The Comprehensive and Engaging Online Courseware You’ve Been Looking For—Teaching Computer Science Has Never Been Easier

Navigate Computer Science is an easy-to-use and fully customizable online learning platform that combines authoritative content with interactive tools, assessments, and robust reporting and grading functionality. With content scoped and sequenced around the learning objectives but forth in Computer Science Illuminated, Fifth Edition, and organized by lesson, instructors can use Navigate Computer Science as part of an on-ground, online, or hybrid course that requires little to no start-up time. Navigate Computer Science offers a user-friendly control panel that allows instructors to deploy and track online quizzes and homework effortlessly. A robust grade book facilitates detailed reporting on students' progress. Overall class statistics can be configured to provide weighted grading, custom scales, or generate statistical analysis on quiz questions. Navigate Computer Science provides course management tools such as a calendar, announcements, survey, and course content functions and collaboration tools including discussion forums, blog, chat, single question polling, and Wiki functionality.

With Navigate Computer Science, students can immediately access and evaluate their understanding of important concepts and objectives by easily toggling between textbook narrative, activities, and assessments enabling them to process, synthesize, and retain course concepts in less time through rich media content. Navigate Computer Science is a fully supported and hosted platform. No specific plug-ins or downloads are required. Users simply create an account on by redeeming a single-use Access Code. Contact your Account Specialist for additional information.

 Instructor Benefits

User-Friendly Grade Book with Detailed Reports
Robust grade book functionality enables detailed reporting on students’ progress and overall class statistics.
Mapped to Course Textbook
Assignment management with pre-loaded content, activities, and quizzes
Customize Your Content
Various interactive tools, exciting animations, and self-assessment tools help develop student learning
A Complete Online Solution
User-friendly controls and editing tools enable instructors to easily deploy and track online quizzes and homework

 Student Benefits

Test Understanding of Key Chapter Material
With multiple choice quick study quizzes for each chapter, students can assess their understanding of the material to prepare for class or exams.
Fun and Interactive Study Tools
Crossword puzzles offer students a fun and engaging overview of each chapter. Students can complete the crossword puzzle based on material they've studied.
An Engaging and Effective Study Tool
The animated flashcards enable students to instantly check their knowledge of key terms and content from the chapter. Students will continuously utilize this hands-on study tool to prepare for chapter tests and revisit for mid-term exams.

Engaging Format for Student Interactivity
A variety of interactive questions and study aids check for understanding of key concepts.
Stay Connected
Allows students and instructors to stay connected in a variety of interactive ways including forums, chats, and messaging.
Integrated eBook
With integrated eBook chapters for each lesson, students can study anytime, anywhere. Students can highlight, take notes, and bookmark sections to refer to later.

 Downloads & Resources

Description File Format
Textbook Product Page (Webpage)
Navigate Product Page (Webpage)

 Course Demo

The "sandbox" environment is designed to allow instructors the opportunity to test system functionality. The entire site automatically resets to its original appearance every 5 hours.   Take a tour of a "live" sample chapter or lesson right from your desktop by clicking the "sandbox" link. Use the posted username and password to log in.

For a full course demo, please contact your Jones & Bartlett Learning Account Specialist today.

 How to Order


Textbook & Online Access

Bundle online Navigate Computer Science with Computer Science Illuminated, Fifth Edition

ISBN-13: 978-1-284-03062-4
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Online Standalone Access

Navigate Computer Science Standalone Online Access Code

ISBN-13: 978-1-4496-9808-9
For students that purchase a used textbook or rental, and need access to the online courseware, they can purchase a single-use standalone access code here.

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