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BSYS 4061 - Advanced Business Operations Systems in Access

Business Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

Explore MS Access 2013's advanced features for the business environment to help manage your supply chain management applications. Students design real-life databases, including complex queries, forms, reports, and macros according to business rules. Also student learn and use SQL (structured Query Language) and Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) that is used to apply business operations modelling rules and validation techniques. This course has an ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) application module that will introduce students to SYSPRO various business processes and business intelligence.



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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Apply database normalization rules.
  • Build a complete functional database that satisfies the business rules.
  • Share and integrate MS Access databases with other applications.
  • Create actions and parameter queries.
  • Run and add macro groups.
  • Learn about function, event, and sub procedures.
  • Create various VBA modules.
  • Learn and use SQL commands.
  • Run ERP application business procedures.
  • Explore ERP application business intelligence.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2010

Related Programs

BSYS 4061 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate


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