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Computer Applications BTT1O1
This course introduces students to computer applications in a business environment and builds a foundation of digital literacy skills necessary for success in a technologically driven society. Students will develop word processing, spreadsheet, database, desktop publishing, presentation software, and website design skills as well as explore a variety of web-based applications that can be applied for increased productivity and success in all disciplines. Throughout the course, there is an emphasis on digital literacy, effective electronic research and communication skills, and current issues related to the impact of information and communication technology.
Introduction to Business BBI2O1
This course introduces students to the world of business. Students will develop an understanding of the functions of business, including accounting, marketing, information and communication technology, human resources, and production, and of the importance of ethics and social responsibility. This course builds a foundation for further studies in business and helps students develop business knowledge and financial literacy skills they will need in their everyday lives.
Financial Accounting Fundamentals BAF3M1
This course introduces students to the fundamental principles and procedures of accounting. Students will develop financial analysis and decision-making skills that will assist them in future studies and/or career opportunities in business. Students will acquire an understanding of accounting for a service and a merchandising business, computerized accounting, financial analysis, and ethics and current issues in accounting.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 11
PREREQUISITE: ENG2D1 - English - Academic or ENG2P1 - English - Applied
Marketing: Goods, Services, Events BMI3C1
This course introduces the fundamental concepts of product marketing, which includes the marketing of goods, services, and events. Students will examine how trends, issues, global economic changes, and information technology influence consumer buying habits. Students will engage in marketing research, develop marketing strategies, and produce a marketing plan for a product of their choice.
PREREQUISITE: ENG2D1 - English - Academic or ENG2P1 - English - Applied
Business Software Applications – Success in the Digital Environment BTA3O1
This course prepares students for the digital environment. Using a hands-on approach, students will further develop information and communication technology skills through the use of common business software applications including in-depth application of MS Office. The concept and operation of e-business will be explored, and students will design and create an e-business website. The skills developed in this course will prepare students for success in the workplace and/or postsecondary studies. Microsoft Office Certification is available in this course.
COURSE NOTE: This course will provide opportunities for students to earn certifications from Microsoft through our participation in the Microsoft IT Academy.
PREREQUISITE: ENG2D1 - English - Academic or ENG2P1 - English - Applied
Financial Accounting Principles BAT4M1
This course introduces students to advanced accounting principles that will prepare them for post secondary studies in business. Students will learn about financial statements for various forms of business ownership and how those statements are interpreted in making business decisions.This course expands students’ knowledge of sources of financing, further develops accounting methods for assets, and introduces accounting for partnerships and corporations.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: BAF3M1 - Financial Accounting Fundamentals
International Business Fundamentals BBB4M1
This course provides an overview of the importance of international business and trade in the global economy and explores the factors that influence success in international markets. Students will learn about the techniques and strategies associated with marketing, distribution, and managing international business effectively. This course prepares students for postsecondary programs in business, including international business, marketing, and management.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: ENG3C1 - English or ENG3U1 - English
Business Leadership: Management Fundamentals BOH4M1
This course focuses on the development of leadership skills used in managing a successful business. Students will analyse the role of a leader in business, with a focus on decision making, management of group dynamics, workplace stress and conflict, motivation of employees, and planning. Effective business communication skills, ethics, and social responsibility are also emphasized.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: ENG3C1 - English or ENG3U1 - English
Sports and Entertainment Marketing IDC4O1
This course emphasizes the development of practical skills and knowledge to solve problems, make decisions, create personal meaning and present findings to the growing Sports and Entertainment Marketing industry. Students will develop skills in the areas of ethics, consumer research, advertising, public relations/publicity, event marketing, endorsement, sponsorship, production distribution, and career opportunities in Sports and Entertainment Marketing. Students will apply the principles and skills derived from the study of Physical Education, Media Studies, Business Marketing and the Social Sciences.
COURSE NOTE: Recommended Pre-requisite Course: BMI 3C1 (Introduction to Marketing)
PREREQUISITE: ENG2D1 - English - Academic or ENG2P1 - English - Applied