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Business Information Systems 1-Microsoft 365 for Windows BSYS 1001

Business Systems Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

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

Domestic fees

$641.50 - $682.36 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2024

Below are eight offerings of BSYS 1001 for the Winter 2024 term.

CRN 86543

Duration

Sat Jan 06 - Sat Mar 23 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 86543
  • Domestic fees $682.36
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 23 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 322
Instructor

Dave Lazenby

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$682.36

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  2. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
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 87500

Duration

Sat Jan 06 - Sat Mar 23 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 87500
  • Domestic fees $668.61
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 23 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 374
Instructor

Kaitlyn Minatozaki

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$668.61

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  2. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
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 77391

Duration

Mon Jan 08 - Mon Mar 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 77391
  • Domestic fees $641.50
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 25 Mon N/A Online
Instructor

Ed Bosman

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$641.50

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. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. This course is asynchronous, and does not require you to meet each and every week at a specific time, however, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
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 91805

Duration

Mon Jan 08 - Mon Mar 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 91805
  • Domestic fees $641.50
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 25 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Fernando Garrido Ruiz-tagle

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$641.50

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. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. This course is asynchronous, and does not require you to meet each and every week at a specific time, however, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
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 77577

Duration

Tue Jan 09 - Tue Mar 26 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 77577
  • Domestic fees $668.61
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 26 Tue 17:30 - 20:30 Downtown DTC Rm. 300
Instructor

Lenalda Sutherland

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$668.61

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
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 77578

Duration

Wed Jan 10 - Wed Mar 27 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 77578
  • Domestic fees $682.36
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Mar 27 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 318
Instructor

Juan Azmitia

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$682.36

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
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 73978

Duration

Thu Jan 11 - Thu Mar 28 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 73978
  • Domestic fees $682.36
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Mar 28 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 324
Instructor

Lenalda Sutherland

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$682.36

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
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 77279

Duration

Thu Jan 11 - Thu Apr 18 (15 weeks)

  • 15 weeks
  • CRN 77279
  • Domestic fees $682.36
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Feb 08 Thu 08:30 - 11:20 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 311
Feb 15 Thu 08:30 - 11:20 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 336
Feb 22 - Apr 18 Thu 08:30 - 11:20 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 311
Instructor

Kaitlyn Minatozaki

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$682.36

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  2. 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 bfun@bcit.ca.
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.

Spring/Summer 2024

Below are seven offerings of BSYS 1001 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 69460

Duration

Mon Apr 08 - Mon Jun 17 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 69460
  • Domestic fees $641.50
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jun 17 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Ed Bosman

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$641.50

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Status

CRN 59670

Duration

Mon Jul 08 - Mon Aug 19 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 59670
  • Domestic fees $682.36
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jul 08 - Aug 19 Mon, Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 318
Instructor

Dave Lazenby

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$682.36

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  2. No class on Monday, August 5
Status

CRN 58572

Duration

Mon Apr 08 - Mon Jun 17 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 58572
  • Domestic fees $641.50
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jun 17 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Ed Bosman

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$641.50

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. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. This course is asynchronous, and does not require you to meet each and every week at a specific time, however, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
Status

Full

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

CRN 59671

Duration

Mon Apr 08 - Mon Jul 08 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 59671
  • Domestic fees $668.61
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jul 08 Mon 17:30 - 20:30 Downtown DTC Rm. 374
Instructor

Kaitlyn Minatozaki

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$668.61

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  2. No class on May 20 and July 1
Status

Full

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

CRN 69426

Duration

Mon Apr 08 - Mon Jun 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 69426
  • Domestic fees $641.50
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jun 24 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Fernando Garrido Ruiz-tagle

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$641.50

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. This course is asynchronous and does not require you to meet every week at a specific time, however, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
Status

Full

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

CRN 59668

Duration

Thu Apr 11 - Thu Jun 27 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 59668
  • Domestic fees $682.36
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 11 - Jun 27 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 324
Instructor

Lenalda Sutherland

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$682.36

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  2. 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 smart phones. You must have 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

Full

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

CRN 59390

Duration

Tue Apr 30 - Tue Aug 06 (15 weeks)

  • 15 weeks
  • CRN 59390
  • Domestic fees $682.36
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 30 - Aug 06 Tue 08:30 - 11:20 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 2695
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$682.36

Important information
  1. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  2. 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 send any inquiries to bfun@bcit.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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