Online Business Studies
Our online business courses help students develop a deeper understanding of the world of business and help to focus their interests in this area. The online business courses we offer will help students develop their knowledge and skills in the areas of accounting, entrepreneurship, information and communication technology, international business, marketing, and business leadership.
Students will learn about entrepreneurship and the creation and operation of a small business, or how to develop and apply enterprising skills as employees. Students will also develop essential digital literacy and application software skills critical for success in their academic studies and chosen career path. They will also be able to focus on the key skills and concepts of accounting and marketing, or areas that will develop their understanding of the nature of leadership and the ways in which businesses are structured and managed to achieve organizational goals. Students will also learn about opportunities that lie beyond our borders, and will explore the business relationships that Canadian companies and the Canadian government have established with other countries.
BBI1O/2O Introduction to Business, Grade 10 (Open)
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 to develop the business knowledge and skills they will need in their everyday lives.
BTT1O/2O Information and Communication Technology in Business, Grade 9/10
This course introduces students to information and communication technology 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. 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
BMI3C Marketing: Goods, Services, Events, Grade 11 (College)
This course introduces the fundamental concepts of product marketing, which includes the marketing of goods, involvements, 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.
BOH4M Business Leadership: Management Fundamentals, Grade 12 (University/College)
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.
BBB4M International Business Fundamentals, Grade 12 (University/College)
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.