Don Bentley

Don Bentley

B.Tech. (Hons.), Computer Systems (BCIT)

Coordinator, Instructor - Adult Basic Education

Before Don started teaching at Capilano University, he worked as a computer programmer developing technology for use by people with physical disabilities. Software he developed included a variety of systems that would allow a person to utilize a computer keyboard (even if they had no use of their hands), and an award winning talking computer program (SARAW) used to teach literacy skills to adults.

At CapilanoU, he teaches a variety of introductory computer courses, which include: office productivity, web page design and JavaScript. Don’s interests include: cloud-based systems, cross-platform interoperability, open-source software, and privacy and security on the Internet.

When he is not teaching, he enjoys travel to very warm climates, hiking, biking and home exchanges outside Canada.

Phone:

604.986.1911 ext. 2588

Email:

dbentley@capilanou.ca

Building:

Birch

Room:

370