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BSYS 1005 - Business Information Systems 1

Business Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

Hands-on laboratory computer exercises provide students an understanding of the most popular office software used in business. Students learn MS Office 2010 including practical spreadsheet and charting exercises (Excel 2010), word processing (Word 2010), presentations and graphics (PowerPoint 2010), and database management (Access 2010). This course seeks to introduce students to the use of microcomputer technology, from the perspective of a new user.



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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Have a basic understanding of:
    • Microsoft Windows XP.
    • Essential Computing Concepts.
    • Microsoft Word.
    • Microsoft PowerPoint.
    • The Internet and the World Wide Web.
    • Microsoft Excel.

Effective as of Fall 2006


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