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Business, Finance & IT
Business Law BB302X0A
This course is designed to acquaint students with the basic legal principles common to business and personal activities. Topics include consumer concepts to assist students when evaluating contracts, purchasing with credit, purchasing appropriate insurance, and renting and owning real estate. Business concepts such as contracting, ethics, starting a business, hiring employees, managing employees, and representing other businesses and individuals in an agency capacity are included. Skills in critical thinking are reinforced along with oral and written communication skills. Simulations, projects, teamwork, FBLA leadership activities, meetings, conferences, and competitions provide opportunities for application of coursework.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
PREREQUISITE: BF102X0A - Principles of Business and Finance
Business Management BB402X0A
This course expands student understanding of management, including customer relationship management, human resources management, information management, knowledge management, product-development management, project management, quality management, and strategic management. Economics, finance, and professional development are also stressed throughout the course. English language arts are reinforced. . Work-based learning strategies appropriate for this course include cooperative education, entrepreneurship, internship, mentorship, school-based enterprise, service learning, and job shadowing.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
Personal Finance BF052X0A
This course prepares students to understand economic activities and challenges of individuals and families, the role of lifestyle goals in education and career choices, procedures in a successful job search, financial forms used in independent living, and shopping options and practices for meeting consumer needs. The course also prepares students to understand consumer rights, responsibilities, and information, protect personal and family resources, and apply procedures for managing personal finances.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
Principles of Business and Finance BF102X0A
This course introduces students to topics related to business, finance, management, and marketing to cover business in the global economy, functions of business organization and management, marketing basics, and significance of business financial and risk management. English language arts, social studies, and mathematics are reinforced. Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
CompTIA IT Fundamentals BI122X0
This course provides hands-on IT activities and labs topics that include: installing an operating system and features, adjusting windows settings and accessibility options, installing/uninstalling security and other software, configuring routers, and mobile device configuration.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, and Publisher BM102X0A
Students in Microsoft Imagine Academies benefit from world-class Microsoft curriculum and software tools to tackle real-world challenges in the classroom environment. In the first part, students will learn to use the newest version of Microsoft Word interface, commands, and features to create, enhance, customize, share and create complex documents, and publish them. In the second part, students will learn to use the newest version of Microsoft PowerPoint interface, commands, and features to create, enhance, customize, and deliver presentations. English language arts are reinforced. Work-based learning strategies appropriate for this course include cooperative education, internship, service learning, and job shadowing. Apprenticeship is not available for this course. Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills through authentic experiences. Content in this course aligns with the following industry credential: the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) in Word and/or PowerPoint
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Publisher - Honors BM105X0
Students in Microsoft Imagine Academies benefit from world-class Microsoft curriculum and software tools to tackle real-world challenges in the classroom environment. In the first part, students will learn to use the newest version of Microsoft Word interface, commands, and features to create, enhance, customize, share and create complex documents, and publish them. In the second part, students will learn to use the newest version of Microsoft PowerPoint interface, commands, and features to create, enhance, customize, and deliver presentations. English language arts are reinforced. Work-based learning strategies appropriate for this course include cooperative education, internship, service learning, and job shadowing. Apprenticeship is not available for this course. Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills through authentic experiences. Content in this course aligns with the following industry credential: the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) in Word and/or PowerPoint. Students who receive honors credit must conduct semester long research, develop and present a product based on the research, and write a paper beyond regular curriculum requirements.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: HonorsGRADE: 9-12
Microsoft Excel & Access BM202X0A
Students in Microsoft IT Academies benefit from world-class Microsoft curriculum and cutting-edge software tools to tackle real-world challenges in the classroom environment. The first part of the class is designed to help you use the newest version of Microsoft Excel interface, commands, and features to present, analyze, and manipulate various types of data. Students will learn to manage workbooks as well as how to manage, manipulate, and format data. In the second part of the class, students will learn how to create and work with a database and its objects by using the new and improved features in newest version of Microsoft Access. Students will learn how to create, modify, and locate information as well as how to create programmable elements and share and distribute database information. Mathematics is reinforced. Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills. Content in this course aligns with the following industry credential: the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) in Excel and/or Access.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
PREREQUISITE: BM102X0A - Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, and Publisher
Career Management CC452X0A
This course is designed to prepare students to locate, secure, keep, and change careers. Competencies for this course are based on the National Career Development Guidelines. Strategies include: teamwork, technology, problem solving, decision-making, goal-setting, and self-management.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
Entrepreneurship I ME112X0A
In this course students evaluate the concepts of going into business for themselves and working for or operating a small business. Emphasis is on the exploration of feasible ideas of products/services, research procedures, business financing, marketing strategies, and access to resources for starting a small business. Students develop components of a business plan and evaluate startup requirements. English language arts and social studies are reinforced. Work-based learning strategies appropriate include cooperative education, entrepreneurship, internship, mentorship, school-based enterprise, service learning, and job shadowing. Apprenticeship is not available for this course. DECA (an association for Marketing Education students) and Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills through authentic experiences. The courses Principles of Business and Finance or Marketing are recommended as preparation for this course.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-12
PREREQUISITE: BF052X0A - Personal Finance or BF102X0A - Principles of Business and Finance or MM512X0A - Marketing
Multimedia and Webpage Design BD102X0A
This course focuses on desktop publishing, graphic image design, computer animation, virtual reality, multimedia production, and webpage design. Communication skills and critical thinking are reinforced through software applications. English language arts and arts are reinforced. Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: RegularGRADE: 10-12