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Business Information Systems 1-Microsoft 365 for Windows BSYS 1001

Business Systems Part-time Studies Course

Course details

​Computers and information technology are the foundation of business today and an essential tool in the current labour market. This course provides a deep understanding of computer terminology, operating systems, and the most popular software applications used in business. The course discusses up to date technology issues and challenges that affect and impact the business environment. At the end of the course students will become proficient on Microsoft Office applications; specifically, in MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Power Point. Students work individually on projects in lab settings and complete a number of individual projects and quizzes /exams.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$604.21 - $655.11 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below are six offerings of BSYS 1001 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 59670

Duration

Mon Jul 04 - Mon Aug 15 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 59670
  • $641.04
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jul 04 - Aug 15 Mon, Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 324
Instructor

Dave Lazenby

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$641.04

Important information
  1. No class on Monday August 2nd
Status

CRN 58572

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Mon Jun 20 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 58572
  • $604.21
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jun 20 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Ed Bosman

Course outline

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Cost

$604.21

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. This course will be taught asynchronously and held entirely online, but not requiring you to meet each and every week at a specific time. Please check the registration page for any specific dates and times that you will need to be available (i.e midterm and final exams). Students must submit email address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions is required to achieve a passing final grade.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 59671

Duration

Mon Apr 04 - Mon Jul 04 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 59671
  • $629.61
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 04 - Jul 04 Mon 17:30 - 20:30 Downtown DTC Rm. 374
Instructor

Carlos Diaz Teran Salvador

Course outline

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Cost

$629.61

Important information
  1. No class on Apr 18 and May 23
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 57660

Duration

Wed Apr 06 - Wed Jun 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 57660
  • $641.04
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jun 22 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 107
Instructor

Juan Azmitia

Course outline

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Cost

$641.04

Important information
  1. *Find the REQUIRED TEXTBOOK for this class at the Burnaby campus bookstore and on their website: www.bcitbookstore.ca/bcit
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 59668

Duration

Thu Apr 07 - Thu Jun 23 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 59668
  • $641.04
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 07 - Jun 23 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 324
Instructor

Lenalda Sutherland

Course outline

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Cost

$641.04

Important information
  1. This BSYS course is designed for students who have a basic understanding of how to use a personal computer and have experience using various software applications. These courses are not intended for beginners, and not designed for smartphones. *PRE-REQUISITES AND ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS REQUIRED FOR THE COURSES INCLUDE: Access to a personal computer, the knowledge to use a personal computer, access to a reliable internet connection, knowledge of computer file management, and the ability to download and install software applications. *This course requires a commitment of 7 to 10 hours per week. *Required textbooks (e-book or hard copy), are specified by the instructor on the course outline.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 59793

Duration

Wed May 04 - Wed Aug 10 (15 weeks)

  • 15 weeks
  • CRN 59793
  • $641.04
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
May 04 - Aug 10 Wed 09:30 - 12:20 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 107
Instructor

Juan Azmitia

Course outline

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Cost

$641.04

Important information
  1. This section is part of the Business Fundamentals (BFUN) Program (www.bcit.ca/study/programs/7985acert). As this is the case, the course will be taught in a way that accommodates the needs of English Language Learners. Students must bring their own device to each class. For details, please see www.bcit.ca/files/business/pdf/bcit-sobm-byod.pdf.Please direct any inquiries to the Program Assistant, Sarah Chanway, at schanway@bcit.ca.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Fall 2022

Below are five offerings of BSYS 1001 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 37455

Duration

Fri Sep 09 - Fri Dec 16 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 37455
  • $655.11
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 16 Fri 14:30 - 18:00 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 311
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$655.11

Important information
  1. No class September 30 (National Truth and Reconciliation Day) or November 11 (Remembrance Day). This section is part of the Business Fundamentals (BFUN) Program (www.bcit.ca/study/programs/7985acert). As this is the case, the course will be taught in a way that accommodates the needs of English Language Learners. If you have any questions, please contact the Program Assistant, Sarah Chanway at schanway@bcit.ca.
Status

CRN 36697

Duration

Mon Sep 12 - Mon Dec 05 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 36697
  • $642.25
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Dec 05 Mon 17:30 - 20:30 Downtown DTC Rm. 875
Instructor

Carlos Diaz Teran Salvador

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$642.25

Important information
  1. No class on Monday, Oct 10
Status

CRN 35637

Duration

Tue Sep 13 - Tue Nov 29 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 35637
  • $655.11
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 29 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 107
Instructor

Lenalda Sutherland

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$655.11

Important information
  1. All BSYS computer courses/classes conducted on campus will be done in a regular classroom and students must bring their own device to class. See details at: www.bcit.ca/files/business/pdf/bcit-sobm-byod.pdf
Status

CRN 36696

Duration

Wed Sep 14 - Wed Nov 30 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 36696
  • $655.11
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Nov 30 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 310
Instructor

Juan Azmitia

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$655.11

Important information
  1. * This BSYS course is intended for students who have a basic understanding of how to use a personal computer. , who are comfortable to learn in a virtual/on-line environment, and have experience using software applications. * REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS COURSE INCLUDE: Access to a personal computer and a reliable internet connection, knowledge of computer file management, and the ability to download and install software applications. * Required textbooks (e-book or hard copy), are specified by the instructor on the course outline.
Status

CRN 36382

Duration

Mon Sep 05 - Mon Nov 21 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 36382
  • $652.91
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 05 - Nov 21 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Ed Bosman

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$652.91

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important Information: 1. Internet delivery asynchronous course format. This is an asynchronous course that will be held entirely online, but not requiring you to meet each and every week at a specific time. Please check the registration page for any specific dates and times that you will need to be available (i.e midterm and final exams). 2. Learning formats include: online asynchronous, online synchronous, hybrid/blended, and in-class. Please read the information at this link to understand the differences between learning online versus in a real physical classroom. www.bcit.ca/distance/distance-course-formats/ 3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information. Please provide your current e-mail address upon registration. This course is offered with the expectation that students have access to a computer with Microsoft Windows Operation System. If you are in the MOA program please email sferguson38@bcit.ca for permission to register into this class.
Status

Full

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Open, save, create, move, copy, delete, and rename files in a Windows environment.
  • Define target audiences for a PowerPoint presentation and select designs, themes, and content appropriate to those audiences.
  • Apply transitions, animation, and sounds to a PowerPoint presentation.
  • Create, edit, arrange, and print presentations, documents and spreadsheets.
  • Create and import graphics into presentations, documents and spreadsheets; including picture files, SmartArt and WordArt.
  • Create documents and presentations with tables, images, hyperlinks, and watermarks.
  • Describe default settings for graphics in MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint.
  • Apply the order of mathematical operations in MS Excel.
  • Manage worksheets by inserting, hiding, deleting, and adjusting rows and columns.
  • Apply functions such as the SUM, AVERAGE, MAX, MIN and ROUND functions using Excel.
  • Create and modify charts in MS Excel and MS PowerPoint.
  • Integrate elements of the internet, MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint across all three applications.

Effective as of Winter 2021

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