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COMP 2010 - Microsoft Office 2013

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

Learn how to be productive with MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and MS Access in the latest version of Microsoft Office. Understand essential skills, from the fundamentals through to intermediate levels of Word and Excel. This instructor lead, 'hands-on' course makes use of lectures, exercises and labs in class, plus assignments outside of class hours. MS Office integration, linking and embedding data between applications is also covered. By the end of this course, successful participants will be able to create and work with documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and simple databases. With additional self-study, students will be prepared to move on to COMP 2361 MS Word Advanced and COMP 2362 MS Excel Advanced.

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1002 or equivalent knowledge of MS Windows and File Management.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$499.00

Spring/Summer 2014

Below are four offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2014 term.

CRN 60287

Thu Apr 10 - Thu Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 26 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE6 Rm. 105

Instructor

Julie Niebel

Course Outline

Cost

$499.00

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 60289

Wed May 07 - Wed Jul 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 07 - Jul 23 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE6 Rm. 105

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$499.00

CRN 60290

Sat May 24 - Sat Jun 28 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 24 - Jun 28 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$499.00

CRN 60288

Mon Jun 16 - Mon Jul 28 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 16 - Jul 28 Mon/Fri 08:30 - 11:30 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$499.00

Notes

  1. No class June 30. The start and end dates have changed from June 9 – July 21 to June 16 – July 28.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify and use features that are common to all applications in Microsoft Office 2013.
  • Create, edit, format, print, save, close and open files using MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint.
  • Apply font, paragraph, page formatting, bullets and numbering to documents, workbooks and presentation.
  • Insert headers, footers, set tabs, format text into multiple columns or tables and apply formatting to cells, rows or columns.
  • Create formulas using addition, subtraction, division, multiplication, and common statistical functions: Sum, Average, Median, Min, Max, Count and the PMT financial function.
  • Create, modify, and format column and pie charts and insert sparklines.
  • Modify slide elements, apply animation schemes, themes, and transitions in MS PowerPoint presentations.
  • Insert and modify clipart or pictures; insert, create and modify SmartArt or WordArt in documents or presentations.
  • Define MS Access database components, tables, forms, queries and reports, edit, add and delete records.
  • Create filters and sort data in MS Access and MS Excel.
  • Embed, copy, paste or paste link and update data between Microsoft Office applications.
  • Perform a mail merge to create and personalize form letters, envelopes or labels using an Excel or Access data source.

Related Programs

COMP 2010 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Applied Computer Information Systems (ACIS)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Diploma
  3. Technical Writing
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2014

Books for Spring/Summer 2014 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

PT 60288 (GERRARD)

Exploring Microsoft Office 2013, Volume 1
Author Mary Anne Poatsy, Keith Mulbery, Cynthia Krebs, Lynn Hogan, Amy Rutledge, Robert Grauer
Publisher Prentice Hall
Copyright 2014
Binding Spiral-bound
ISBN 978-0-13314-267-9
Price $180.95
Required

PT 60290 (NIEBEL)

Microsoft Office 2013: In Practice, 1st edition
Author Randy Nordell
Publisher Career
Copyright 2013
Binding Kindle Edition
ISBN 978-0-07351-938-8
Price $197.95
Required

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Microsoft Office 2013: In Practice, 1st edition
Author Randy Nordell
Publisher Career
Copyright 2013
Binding Kindle Edition
ISBN 978-0-07351-938-8
Price $197.95
Required

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