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BSYS 1000 Fall 2010<br />Week 1 Lecture<br />Getting up to speed with <br />BCIT IT Resources<br />
Course textbook<br />Don’t need to buy a print textbook from the bookstore<br />If you mistakenly bought one, you can retu...
http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/tims_editor<br />
“The Internet is a passing fad”<br />
“Twitter is a passing fad”<br />
Cost<br />Tuition<br />$5 e-textbook<br />Your time and opportunity cost<br />2 hrs. in lab, 1 hr. lecture per week<br />w...
Benefits<br />Equipped with the office tools you will need to be successful in your other courses at BCIT<br />More produc...
Benefits<br />Better equipped for modern, rapidly changing life<br />Communicate better with the IT Dept.<br />IT very muc...
98.5% of the businesses in B.C. are small<br />businesses (less than 50 employees)<br />
Anti-virus -- free.avg.com<br />
BSYS 1000 Fall 2010 Course Website Access<br />
http://zencoursesites.com/bcit-bsys-1000-fall-2010/<br />
timetables.bcitbusiness.ca<br />
Share-in / Share-out<br />
Tips and warning...<br />Back up all your important work in at least 2-3 different places<br />Secure your home computer a...
Tips and warnings cont...<br />Don’t send the wrong files to share-in<br />Don’t submit files to the wrong folder (e.g. Wr...
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  1. 1. BSYS 1000 Fall 2010<br />Week 1 Lecture<br />Getting up to speed with <br />BCIT IT Resources<br />
  2. 2. Course textbook<br />Don’t need to buy a print textbook from the bookstore<br />If you mistakenly bought one, you can return<br />Net Generation & Multitasking<br />My Background<br />Course costs and benefits<br />Tips<br />Key websites<br />Share-in / Share-out<br />Overview<br />Accessing from home via FTP<br />Tips and warnings<br />Agenda<br />
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  6. 6. http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/tims_editor<br />
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  13. 13. “The Internet is a passing fad”<br />
  14. 14. “Twitter is a passing fad”<br />
  15. 15. Cost<br />Tuition<br />$5 e-textbook<br />Your time and opportunity cost<br />2 hrs. in lab, 1 hr. lecture per week<br />working on your two team projects... approx. 10 hrs.<br />e-portfolio... approx. 5 hrs.<br />
  16. 16. Benefits<br />Equipped with the office tools you will need to be successful in your other courses at BCIT<br />More productive<br />Better job during your time at BCIT or after you graduate<br />Some grads hired specifically because of good MS Office skills (especially Excel)<br />
  17. 17. Benefits<br />Better equipped for modern, rapidly changing life<br />Communicate better with the IT Dept.<br />IT very much embedded in International Trade & Transportation sector<br />You will likely need to be a generalist in your entry level job<br />E-Portfolio and social media skills<br />
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  19. 19. 98.5% of the businesses in B.C. are small<br />businesses (less than 50 employees)<br />
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  24. 24. Anti-virus -- free.avg.com<br />
  25. 25. BSYS 1000 Fall 2010 Course Website Access<br />
  26. 26. http://zencoursesites.com/bcit-bsys-1000-fall-2010/<br />
  27. 27. timetables.bcitbusiness.ca<br />
  28. 28. Share-in / Share-out<br />
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  34. 34. Tips and warning...<br />Back up all your important work in at least 2-3 different places<br />Secure your home computer and/or laptop<br />Anti-virus<br />Firewall<br />Solve most lab computer problems by just rebooting<br />Don’t save important files on the Desktop<br />You may have either Windows XP or Windows 7 in the labs (depends on which lab you are in)<br />
  35. 35. Tips and warnings cont...<br />Don’t send the wrong files to share-in<br />Don’t submit files to the wrong folder (e.g. Wrong set)<br />Don’t save private material to the Work folder<br />Other students can see and copy<br />Use “strong passwords”(e.g. maBwbA12 vs. pizza)<br />Ask your instructors how they prefer to communicate (e.g. Mybcit.ca email, other?)<br />

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