BAF 3M1 Financial Accounting Fundamentals
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
BAI 3E1 Accounting Essentials
course introduces students to the accounting cycle of a service
business. Students will use computer application software to record
business transactions and to prepare financial statements. Students will
also investigate banking and cash management, decision making, ethical
behaviour, and career opportunities in the field of accounting.
BDI 3C1 Entrepreneurship: The Venture
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.
BDP 3O1 Entrepreneurship: The Enterprising Person
course examines the importance of enterprising employees in today’s
changing business environment. Students will learn about the skills and
attributes of enterprising employees, the distinguishing features of
their work environments, and the challenges and rewards of becoming an
enterprising person. Students will also have an opportunity to
demonstrate and develop enterprising skills by planning and organizing a
school or community event.
BMI 3C1 Marketing: Goods, Services, Events
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.
BMX 3E1 Marketing: Retail and Service
course focuses on marketing activities in the retail and service
sectors. Students will examine trends and global influences on marketing
decisions, and will learn about the importance of customer service in
developing a customer base and maintaining customer loyalty. Through
hands-on learning, students will develop personal selling and
information technology skills that will prepare them for a variety of
marketing-related positions in the workplace.
BTA 3O1 Information and Communication Technology: The Digital Environment
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. 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 post-secondary studies.
BAN 4E1 Accounting for a Small Business
course further develops students’ understanding of the fundamentals of
accounting by having them examine each component of the accounting
cycle, with an emphasis on the merchandising business. Students will use
computer application software to learn how accounting is practised in
the workplace. Students will acquire an understanding of payroll
systems, inventory, specialized journals, subsidiary ledgers, income tax
reporting, and budgeting.
PREREQUISITE: BAI 3E1
BAT 4M1 Financial Accounting Principles
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.
PREREQUISITE: BAF 3M1
BBB 4M1 International Business Fundamentals
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 post-secondary programs in business, including
international business, marketing, and management.
BDV 4C1 Entrepreneurship: Venture Planning in an Electronic Age
course provides students with the opportunity to develop and apply
entrepreneurial skills through the creation of a venture plan that
capitalizes on the potential of e-commerce. Students will research and
identify an opportunity for a venture. They will then complete the
components of a venture plan that includes a website.
BOG 4E1 Business Leadership: Becoming a Manager
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
BOH 4M1 Business Leadership: Management Fundamentals
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.
BTX 4C1 Information and Communication Technology: Multimedia Solutions
course provides students with the opportunity to apply their
information and communication technology skills while working in a team
environment. Through a project-based approach, students will have
opportunities to integrate common business software applications and
apply multimedia techniques. Students will further develop their
understanding of electronic business and e-commerce environments. The
skills acquired in this course will prepare students for success in
post-secondary studies and in their future careers.
PREREQUISITE: BTA 3O1
BTX 4E1 Information and Communication Technology in the Workplace
course provides students with the opportunity to further develop
essential workplace skills in information and communication technology
while working in a team environment. Using a project-based approach,
students will focus on integrating software applications and applying
multimedia software features. Students will expand their understanding
of electronic business and e-commerce environments and workplace ethics.
This course will prepare students for a successful transition from
secondary school to the workplace.
PREREQUISITE: BTA 3O1