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Business Information Systems 1-Microsoft 365 for Windows BSYS 1001

Business Systems 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

$616.36 - $655.11 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below are two 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. 322
Instructor

Juan Azmitia

Course outline

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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

In Progress

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

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

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Cost

$642.25

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

In Progress

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

Winter 2023

Below are seven offerings of BSYS 1001 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 86543

Duration

Sat Jan 07 - Sat Mar 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 86543
  • $655.11
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 25 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 322
Instructor

Dave Lazenby

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$655.11

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
Status

CRN 87500

Duration

Sat Jan 07 - Sat Mar 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 87500
  • $642.25
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 25 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 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. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
Status

CRN 77577

Duration

Tue Jan 10 - Tue Mar 28 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 77577
  • $642.25
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Mar 28 Tue 17:30 - 20:30 Downtown DTC Rm. 875
Instructor

Lenalda Sutherland

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$642.25

Status

CRN 73978

Duration

Thu Jan 12 - Thu Mar 30 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 73978
  • $655.11
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Mar 30 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 320
Instructor

Juan Azmitia

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$655.11

Important information
  1. *If this section is full, you can add your contact information to the School of Business Waitlist: sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca
Status

CRN 77279

Duration

Thu Jan 12 - Thu Apr 20 (15 weeks)

  • 15 weeks
  • CRN 77279
  • $655.11
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Apr 20 Thu 08:30 - 11:20 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 325
Instructor

Juan Azmitia

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$655.11

Important information
  1. Students in this section must bring their own device to class. For details, please see www.bcit.ca/files/business/pdf/bcit-sobm-byod.pdf. Please note that 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. Please direct any inquiries to the Program Assistant, Sarah Chanway, at sarah_chanway@bcit.ca
Status

CRN 77391

Duration

Mon Jan 09 - Mon Mar 27 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 77391
  • $616.36
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 27 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Instructor

Ed Bosman

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$616.36

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. You have registered for 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). In this course, you will be using an online teaching tool called the Learning Hub, also known as D2L or Brightspace. The Learning Hub is where your instructor will share information, resources, assignments, deadlines and this is where you will submit your work, and communicate with both your instructor and classmates. Ensure that you are able to log in before your course starts. To log in, view your courses, set up notifications, and access the tools you need, please go directly to the Learning Hub at learn.bcit.ca/d2l/home. Your course will open either on or shortly before the start date. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access.
Status

Full

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

CRN 77578

Duration

Wed Jan 11 - Wed Mar 29 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 77578
  • $655.11
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Mar 29 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 3655
Instructor

Juan Azmitia

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$655.11

Important information
  1. *If this section is full, you can add your contact information to the School of Business Waitlist: sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca
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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  5. Business Administration (General Option)
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  7. Business Administration (Human Resources Option)
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  8. Business Administration (Management Option)
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  9. Business Administration (Marketing Option)
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  10. Business Management
    Certificate Part-time
  11. Computerized Accounting
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  12. Finance
    Diploma Part-time
  13. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  14. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  15. Financial Planning
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  16. Healthcare Unit Clerk
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    Statement of Completion Part-time
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    Certificate Part-time
  19. Medical Office Assistant
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  20. Payroll and Human Resources
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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