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Business Information Systems 1-Microsoft 365 for Windows BSYS 1001

Business Systems Course

International Fees

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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

$629.50 - $670.36 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Fall 2023

Below are eight offerings of BSYS 1001 for the Fall 2023 term.

CRN 37455

Duration

Fri Sep 08 - Fri Dec 15 (15 weeks)

  • 15 weeks
  • CRN 37455
  • $670.36
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 15 Fri 13:30 - 16:20 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 104
Instructor

Carlos Diaz Teran Salvador

Course outline

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Cost

$670.36

Important information
  1. REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS COURSE INCLUDE: Access to a personal computer (BYOD) and a reliable internet connection, knowledge of computer file management, and the ability to download and install software applications. 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. If you have any questions, please contact bfun@bcit.ca.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 50168

Duration

Sat Sep 09 - Sat Dec 09 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 50168
  • $670.36
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 09 Sat 09:30 - 12:30 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 2695
Instructor

Dave Lazenby

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Cost

$670.36

Important information
  1. No class on Sat, Sep 30 and Sat, Nov 11
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 36697

Duration

Mon Sep 11 - Mon Dec 11 (11 weeks)

  • 11 weeks
  • CRN 36697
  • $656.61
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Dec 11 Mon 17:30 - 21:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 382
Instructor

Carlos Diaz Teran Salvador

Course outline

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Cost

$656.61

Important information
  1. No class on Oct 2, Oct 9 and Nov 13
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 49521

Duration

Mon Sep 11 - Mon Nov 27 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 49521
  • $629.50
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Ed Bosman

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$629.50

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. 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 back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 35637

Duration

Tue Sep 12 - Tue Nov 28 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 35637
  • $670.36
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 107
Instructor

Lenalda Sutherland

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Cost

$670.36

Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 36696

Duration

Wed Sep 13 - Wed Nov 29 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 36696
  • $670.36
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 29 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 321
Instructor

Juan Azmitia

Course outline

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Cost

$670.36

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

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 50607

Duration

Thu Sep 14 - Thu Nov 30 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 50607
  • $670.36
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Nov 30 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 2695
Instructor

Fernando Garrido Ruiz-tagle

Course outline

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Cost

$670.36

Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

CRN 36382

Duration

Mon Sep 18 - Mon Dec 04 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 36382
  • $629.50
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 18 - Dec 04 N/A N/A Online
Instructor

Ed Bosman

Course outline

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Cost

$629.50

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. 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 back next term 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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