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Computer Applications - Information & Communication Technology in Business BTT1O1
This course introduces students to the digital literacy skills necessary for success in a technologically-driven society. Students will develop word processing, spreadsheet, database, desktop publishing, presentation, and website design skills. Throughout the course, there is an emphasis on effective electronic research and communication skills, and current issues related to the impact of information and communication technology.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 9
Introduction to Business BBI2O1
This course introduces students to the world of business. Students will develop an understanding of the functions of business, as well as accounting, marketing, personal finance, entrepreneurship, and human resources. The importance of business ethics and social responsibility are emphasized. This course builds a foundation for further studies in business and helps students develop the business knowledge and skills they will need in their everyday lives.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 10
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 current issues in accounting.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 11
Entrepreneurship: The Venture - offered every other year (NOT offered in 2018-2019) BDI3C1
This course focuses on ways in which entrepreneurs recognize opportunities, generate ideas, and organize resources to plan successful ventures that enable them to achieve their goals. Students will create a venture plan for a school-based or student-run business. Through hands-on experiences, students will have opportunities to develop the values, traits, and skills most often associated with successful entrepreneurs.
CREDIT: 0TYPE: CollegeGRADE: 11
OTHER REQUIREMENTS: This course is not available for 2018-2019. Please remove it from your Course Plan selections for this year.
Marketing: Goods, Services, Events - offered every other year (IS offered in 2018-2019) 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, will develop marketing strategies, and will produce a marketing plan for a product of their choice.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: CollegeGRADE: 11
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. There is a focus on effective communication skills and business presentations. This course prepares students for postsecondary programs in business, including international business, marketing, and management.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: University/CollegeGRADE: 12
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
Sports and Entertainment Marketing (Open Level) IDC4OB
This course is designed for students interested in marketing activities, economics, and media which surround sports and entertaingment products. Emphasis is placed on the following principles as they apply to the industry: marketing/economic fundamentals, modern forms of licensing, promotional media design, implementation of sports/entertainment marketing plans, merchandising and careers in various forms of entertainment.

Students will use analytical, communication, and leadership oriented skills to investigate one of the fastest growing and most profitable industries in North America.

NOTE: Students may only select, and receive credit for, one of these three courses: IDC4UM (Brock Mentorship), IDC4OB (Sports and Entertainment Marketing, Open Level), IDC4UB (Sports and Entertainment Marketing, University Level).
CREDIT: 1TYPE: OpenGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: BTT1O1 - Computer Applications - Information & Communication Technology in Business or BBI2O1 - Introduction to Business or BAF3M1 - Financial Accounting Fundamentals or BDI3C1 - Entrepreneurship: The Venture - offered every other year (NOT offered in 2018-2019) or BMI3C1 - Marketing: Goods, Services, Events - offered every other year (IS offered in 2018-2019)
CREDIT EQUIVALENTS: IDC4UB - Sports and Entertainment Marketing (University Level) is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.
IDC4UM - Interdisciplinary Studies (Mentorship Program) is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.
Sports and Entertainment Marketing (University Level) IDC4UB
This course is designed for students interested in marketing activities, economics, and media which surround sports and entertaingment products. Emphasis is placed on the following principles as they apply to the industry: marketing/economic fundamentals, modern forms of licensing, promotional media design, implementation of sports/entertainment marketing plans, merchandising and careers in various forms of entertainment.

Students will use analytical, communication, and leadership oriented skills to investigate one of the fastest growing and most profitable industries in North America.

NOTE: Students may only select, and receive credit for, one of these three courses: IDC4UM (Brock Mentorship), IDC4OB (Sports and Entertainment Marketing, Open Level), IDC4UB (Sports and Entertainment Marketing, University Level).
CREDIT: 1TYPE: UniversityGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: BAF3M1 - Financial Accounting Fundamentals or BDI3C1 - Entrepreneurship: The Venture - offered every other year (NOT offered in 2018-2019) or BMI3C1 - Marketing: Goods, Services, Events - offered every other year (IS offered in 2018-2019) or BAT4M1 - Financial Accounting Principles or BBB4M1 - International Business Fundamentals or BOH4M1 - Business Leadership: Management Fundamentals
CREDIT EQUIVALENTS: IDC4OB - Sports and Entertainment Marketing (Open Level) is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.
IDC4UM - Interdisciplinary Studies (Mentorship Program) is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.