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COMP 2010 - Microsoft Office

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

Learn how to be productive with MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and MS Access in the latest version of Microsoft Office. Understand essential skills, from the fundamentals through to intermediate levels of Word and Excel. Students learn to use the common interface components, build skills and master techniques to work efficiently with the Microsoft Office suite. This instructor lead, 'hands-on' course makes use of lectures, exercises and labs in class, plus assignments outside of class hours. By the end of this course, successful participants will be able to create and work with documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and simple databases. With additional self-study, students will be prepared to move on to COMP 2361 MS Word Advanced and COMP 2362 MS Excel Advanced.

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1002 or equivalent knowledge of MS Windows and File Management.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$571.06 - $579.63 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2020

Below are three offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2020 term.

CRN 60287

Thu Apr 16 - Thu Jul 02 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 16 - Jul 02 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 106

Instructor

Julie Niebel

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$579.63

Notes

  1. Late registration is not permitted.

CRN 60290

Sat May 02 - Sat Jun 13 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 02 - Jun 13 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 389

Instructor

Julie Niebel

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$571.06

Notes

  1. This is an intensive delivery format. Students must attend all classes. Late registration is not permitted. No class on May 16 (Victoria Day).

CRN 60288

Mon May 25 - Fri Jun 05 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 25 - Jun 05 Mon - Fri 08:30 - 12:00 DTC Rm. 484

Instructor

Diana Gerrard

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$571.06

Notes

  1. This is an intensive two week delivery of a twelve week course. Attendance is required every weekday morning. There is a significant amount of homework, reading and practice required every day after class. For some students this could mean 20+ hours of homework each week. Please do not attempt any other course at the same time as this two week (10 day) accelerated course. Late registration is not permitted.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify the user interface components and use features that are common to all applications in Microsoft Office.
  • Demonstrate creating, editing, saving, and printing data using MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint.
  • Demonstrate formatting and improving the appearance of documents, workbooks and presentations.
  • Format documents and worksheets by modifying page setup, inserting headers, footers and page numbers.
  • Insert, modify and format table layouts and design in documents, workbooks and presentations.
  • Apply basic formulae and functions.
  • Apply Relative, Absolute and Mixed cell references.
  • Create, modify, and format charts.
  • Modify slide elements, apply themes, animation, and transitions in MS PowerPoint presentations.
  • Insert and format graphic elements, shapes, pictures, WordArt and SmartArt graphics in documents and presentations.
  • Define MS Access database terminology and components.
  • Design, create and modify tables, forms, reports and queries in MS Access.
  • Sort and filter data in MS Access and MS Excel.
  • Integrate data between Microsoft Office applications by copying, pasting, importing / exporting, linking or embedding objects.

Effective as of Winter 2017

Related Programs

COMP 2010 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Applied Computer Information Systems (ACIS)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Diploma
  3. Technical Writing
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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Spring/Summer 2020

Books for Spring/Summer 2020 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

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Cei Digital: Exploring Ms Office 2016, Vol 1 (180 Days)
Author Poatsy
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2016
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13451-181-8
Price $60.50
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Exploring Microsoft Office 2016 Vol 1 (W/Out Access Card)
Author Poatsy
Publisher Pearson
Copyright 2017
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-13432-079-3
Price $194.50
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