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Business Studies

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.
COURSE NOTE:*This course is strongly recommended for ALL students.
CREDIT:1 TYPE:Open GRADE:9
CREDIT EQUIVALENTS:BTT2O1 - Computer Applications is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.
 

Introduction to Business - BBI101

 
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.
CREDIT:1 TYPE:Open GRADE:9
CREDIT EQUIVALENTS:BBI2O1 - Introduction to Business is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.
 

Introduction to Business - BBI201

 
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.
CREDIT:1 TYPE:Open GRADE:10
CREDIT EQUIVALENTS:BBI1O1 - Introduction to Business is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.
 

Computer Applications - BTT2O1

 
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.
COURSE NOTE:*This course is strongly recommended for ALL students.
CREDIT:1 TYPE:Open GRADE:10
CREDIT EQUIVALENTS:BTT1O1 - Computer Applications is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.
 

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:1 TYPE:University/College GRADE:11
PREREQUISITE:ENG2D1 - EnglishorENG2P1 - English
 

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.
CREDIT:1 TYPE:College GRADE:11
PREREQUISITE:ENG2D1 - EnglishorENG2P1 - English
 

Sports and Society - IDC301

 
This course explores the role of sports and athletics in North American culture. Using research methods and resources the course will trace the history of sport over the past 100 years. The focus will be on the impact that sports have on society and the significance that our culture places on recreational and professional athletics. Students will explore the importance our society assigns to personal fitness and healthy living. They will also examine gender roles, racial issues, professional athletes and organizations, endorsements, and the relationship between television and professional sport.

This course combines the expectations for interdisciplinary Studies, Grade 11, Open with Healthy Active Living Education, grade 11 Open, Society, Culture and Change, Grade 11 Open, and Introduction to Business,~ Grade 10 Open.

CREDIT:1 TYPE:Open GRADE:11
PREREQUISITE:ENG2D1 - EnglishorENG2P1 - English
 

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:1 TYPE:University/College GRADE: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:1 TYPE:University/College GRADE:12
PREREQUISITE:ENG3C1 - EnglishorENG3U1 - English
 

Business Leadership: Becoming a Manager - BOG4E1

 
This course helps students prepare for managerial positions in their future careers. Students will focus on the development of core skills required to become a successful manager, including operations management, inventory control, marketing, financial planning, scheduling, and communication. Students will also explore the management challenges of hiring, training, and motivating employees, and complying with legal requirements.
CREDIT:1 TYPE:Workplace GRADE:12
PREREQUISITE:ENG2D1 - EnglishorENG2P1 - English
 

Business Leadership: Management Fundamentals - BOH4M!

 
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:1 TYPE:University/College GRADE:12
PREREQUISITE:ENG3C1 - EnglishorENG3U1 - English
 

Sports and Entertainment Marketing - IDC401

 
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)
CREDIT:1 TYPE:Open GRADE:12
PREREQUISITE:ENG2D1 - EnglishorENG2P1 - English