High School Course Outline
|LENGTH OF COURSE||Semester|
|MAXIMUM CREDITS ALLOWED||5|
|AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS AT GRADE||9,10, 11, 12|
|REQUIRED OR ELECTIVE||Elective|
Introduction to Business or teacher approval
BRIEF OVERVIEW OF COURSE
This course is an introduction to the essentials of business. Students will explore the career options, marketing, production and management concepts of small, medium and large business structures.
The following Challenge Business Core Standards will be taught in this course:
1.3 Career Preparation, Job Acquisition and Retention - Students will understand the career preparation and job application skills required for employment, professional growth and employment transitions in the field of business occupations.
1.4 Economics and Financial Concepts – Students will understand the impact of global and domestic businesses, financial concepts, and integrated business models.
1.5 Employment Skills – Students will understand the factors essential to a productive workforce in a culturally diverse global environment.
METHOD OF INSTRUCTION
METHODS OF EVALUATION
In-class assignments (homework)