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COMP 2010 - Microsoft Office

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. Students learn to use the common interface components, build skills and master techniques to work efficiently with the Microsoft Office suite. This instructor lead, 'hands-on' course makes use of lectures, exercises and labs in class, plus assignments outside of class hours. 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

$545.00

Winter 2017

Below are three offerings of this course for the Winter 2017 term.

CRN 78425

Thu Jan 12 - Thu Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Mar 30 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE6 Rm. 104

Instructor

Julie Niebel

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$545.00

CRN 78424

Sat Mar 04 - Sat Apr 08 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 04 - Apr 08 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 372

Instructor

Julie Niebel

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$545.00

Notes

  1. This is an intensive delivery format. Students must attend all classes.

CRN 79047

Mon Mar 13 - Fri Mar 24 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 13 - Mar 24 Mon - Fri 08:30 - 12:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

Diana Gerrard

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$545.00

Notes

  1. This is an intensive two week delivery of a twelve week course. Attendance is required every weekday morning. There is a significant amount of homework, reading and practice required every day after class. For some students this could mean 20+ hours of homework each week. Please do not attempt any other course at the same time as this two week (10 day) accelerated course.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify the user interface components and use features that are common to all applications in Microsoft Office.
  • Demonstrate creating, editing, saving, and printing data using MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint.
  • Demonstrate formatting and improving the appearance of documents, workbooks and presentations.
  • Format documents and worksheets by modifying page setup, inserting headers, footers and page numbers.
  • Insert, modify and format table layouts and design in documents, workbooks and presentations.
  • Apply basic formulae and functions.
  • Apply Relative, Absolute and Mixed cell references.
  • Create, modify, and format charts.
  • Modify slide elements, apply themes, animation, and transitions in MS PowerPoint presentations.
  • Insert and format graphic elements, shapes, pictures, WordArt and SmartArt graphics in documents and presentations.
  • Define MS Access database terminology and components.
  • Design, create and modify tables, forms, reports and queries in MS Access.
  • Sort and filter data in MS Access and MS Excel.
  • Integrate data between Microsoft Office applications by copying, pasting, importing / exporting, linking or embedding objects.

Effective as of Winter 2017

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.

Winter 2017

Books for Winter 2017 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

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.

Exploring Microsoft Office 2016 Volume 1
Author Mary Anne Poatsy, Keith Mulbery, Cynthia Krebs, Lynn Hogan, Amy Rutledge, Eric Cameron, Jason Davidson, Rebecca Lawson, Jerri Williams, Linda Lau, Robert Grauer
Publisher Pearson
Copyright 1917
Binding Spiral
ISBN 978-0-13432-079-3
Price $191.50
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