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COMP 2362 - Microsoft Excel Advanced

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

This advanced course builds on top of COMP 2010, and assumes prior knowledge of Excel fundamentals. Starting from an intermediate level, students learn to create meaningful spreadsheets that can be used to analyze, communicate and manage information. This instructor lead, hands-on course provides lectures, lab exercises and assignments that are designed to provide practical skills. Advanced topics include: consolidating data in multiple worksheets templates, dealing with error messages, solver and macros. There will be a review of sub-totalling and pivot tables taught in COMP 1362. Participants progress to expert in just 6 weeks. Only those students who have completed COMP 2010 and who have self studied all of the topics in COMP 1362 should register for this advanced level course.

Prerequisite(s)

COMP 1362 or COMP 2010 or equivalent knowledge.

Credits

1.5

Cost

$340.00 - $347.00 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are four offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 64909

Sat Jun 09 - Sat Jul 21 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 09 - Jul 21 Sat 13:00 - 16:00 BBY SE06 Rm. 105

Instructor

Joanne Atha

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$340.00

Notes

  1. No class June 30 (Canada Day).

CRN 63954

Sat Apr 21 - Sat Jun 02 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 21 - Jun 02 Sat 13:00 - 16:00 BBY SE06 Rm. 105

Instructor

Joanne Atha

Course Outline

Cost

$340.00

Notes

  1. No class May 12. Class will be in session May 19 (Victoria Day).

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

CRN 58782

Wed May 23 - Wed Jun 27 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 23 - Jun 27 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 389

Instructor

Diana Gerrard

Course Outline

Cost

$340.00

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

CRN 61156

Sat Jun 09 - Sat Jul 21 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 09 - Jul 21 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 BBY SE06 Rm. 105

Instructor

Joanne Atha

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$340.00

Notes

  1. No class June 30 (Canada Day)

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

Full

Fall 2018

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 43213

Sat Sep 15 - Sat Oct 27 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 15 - Oct 27 Sat 13:00 - 16:00 BBY SE06 Rm. 105

Instructor

Joanne Atha

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$347.00

Notes

  1. No class October 6 (Thanksgiving).

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 36400

Wed Oct 24 - Wed Nov 28 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 24 - Nov 28 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 375

Instructor

Diana Gerrard

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$347.00

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 43212

Sat Nov 03 - Sat Dec 15 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Nov 03 - Dec 15 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 BBY SE06 Rm. 105

Instructor

Joanne Atha

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$347.00

Notes

  1. No class November 10 (Remembrance Day). .

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Use Subtotals and manage/summarize data with Pivot Tables - use of slicers.
  • Analyze data using Goal Seek, Scenario Manager, Data Tables, Solver and Histograms.
  • Use specialized functions.
  • Consolidate data and 3D formulas.
  • Apply data validation options.
  • Apply trace dependents, precedents and trace errors options.
  • Demonstrate finding and fixing formula errors.
  • Use imported data.
  • Use exported data.
  • Prepare, create and apply Templates and Styles.
  • Demonstrate basic Macro use.

Effective as of Winter 2014

Related Programs

COMP 2362 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. Applied Data Analytics
    Part-time   Certificate

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2018

Books for Spring/Summer 2018 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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Ebook Exploring Ms Office Excel 2016 Comprehensive (180 Days)
Author Poatsy
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2016
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13444-545-8
Price $81.95
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Exploring Ms Office Excel 2016 Comp. With Myitlab + Etext Access Card
Author Poatsy
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2017
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-0-13457-311-3
Price $149.95
Choose One

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Image not available
Ebook Exploring Ms Office Excel 2016 Comprehensive (180 Days)
Author Poatsy
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2016
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13444-545-8
Price $81.95
Choose One

Image not available
Exploring Ms Office Excel 2016 Comp. With Myitlab + Etext Access Card
Author Poatsy
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2017
Binding Kit/Set/Package
ISBN 978-0-13457-311-3
Price $149.95
Choose One

Fall 2018

No information on books is currently available for Fall 2018 offerings of this course.

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