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COMP 2010 - Microsoft Office

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

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Course Details

​This instructor lead, hands-on applied course follows on from COMP 1002. Students are expected to be able to use a Windows 10 PC and manage files on a network. COMP 2010 includes lectures, lab exercises and significant assignments outside of class that are designed to impart proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and MS Access. Topics include essential skills, from the fundamentals through to intermediate levels of Word and Excel in the latest version of Microsoft Office. COMP 2010 is required in the Applied Computer Information Systems (ACIS) Associate Certificate and is an elective in the Computer Systems PTS Diploma from BCIT Computing. Participants will be prepared to move on to COMP 2361 MS Word Advanced and COMP 2362 MS Excel Advanced. Upon successful completion, students will be able to create, edit and manage documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and simple databases.

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1002

Credits

3.0

Cost

$593.72

Fall 2021

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 37962

Sat Oct 30 - Sat Dec 04 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 30 - Dec 04 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 Online

Instructor

Julie Niebel

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$593.72

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. This is an intensive delivery course. Students must attend all classes. Course is 36 hours synchronous online classes. The class meets once per week for 6 hours face to face (virtual classroom). Late registration is not permitted.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 37964

Mon Nov 01 - Wed Dec 08 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Nov 01 - Dec 08 Mon/Wed 09:00 - 12:00 Online

Instructor

Diana Gerrard

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$593.72

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. This is an intensive delivery course. Students must attend all classes. Course is 36 hours synchronous online classes. The class meets twice per week for 3 hours face to face (virtual classroom). Late registration is not permitted.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 37965

Thu Sep 16 - Thu Dec 09 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 16 - Dec 09 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Online

Instructor

Julie Niebel

Course Outline

Cost

$593.72

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Course is 36 hours synchronous online classes. The class meets once per week for 3 hours face to face (virtual classroom). Late registration is not permitted. No class on September 30 (Truth and Reconciliation). Class is in session November 11 (Remembrance Day).
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress and Full

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify the user interface components 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.
  • Apply, modify, and create styles in MS Word.
  • Insert, modify and format table layouts and design in documents, workbooks and presentations.
  • Apply basic formulae and functions in MS Excel.
  • Apply Relative, Absolute and Mixed cell references.
  • Create, modify, and format charts.
  • Analyze data using the Subtotalling tool in Excel.
  • Create and summarize data with Pivot Tables and Pivot Charts in Excel
  • Modify slide elements, apply themes, animation, and transitions in MS PowerPoint presentations.
  • Insert and format graphic elements 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 exporting, linking and embedding.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2020

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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