Offered in alternating years
BT6320 (1 credit)
High School, 10th - 12th grades
- Learn basic accounting principles, concepts and practices as they relate to personal and business financial records.
- Understand the accounting cycle for a service business and merchandising business.
- Prepare manual and computerized simulations through the use of Microsoft Word and Excel.
BT6135 (1 credit)
High School, 10th- 12th grade
- Learn basic principles, concepts and practices of business management.
- Explore leadership styles and skills, business ownership, economics, international business, ethics, and human relation issues.
- Participate in many hands-on real world activities. Students will utilize all Microsoft Office 2007 software applications to complete assignments on a daily basis
DECA, co-curricular student organization, offers opportunities in leadership, community, and competitive events
INTRODUCTION TO MARKETING
BT8110 (1 credit)
High School, 9th - 10th grades
- Gain an understanding of the importance of marketing in today's society.
- Develop skills related to interpersonal communication, self-presentation, economics, marketing, sales, employability, career discovery, and ethical decision-making.
BT8120 (1 credit)
High School, 10th - 12th grades
GLOBAL MARKETING AND TRADE
- Opportunity to become familiar with marketing and its relation to the free enterprise system.
- Topic areas include communication skills, economics, human relations, promoting and selling products and services, economic issues and the impact of technology on the marketplace.
- Use communication technology daily.
BT8135 (1 credit)
- Gain an understanding of the various careers in global trade, finance, distribution and marketing and consider fundamental concepts, principles, and theories of marketing in a global marketplace.
- Blends economic theory with international culture, politics, legal issues, concepts, practices, and applications.
- Study computer/ technology applications supporting this course
COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS
BT6612 (1 credit)
DESIGN, MULTIMEDIA AND WEB TECHNOLOGIES
- Apply problem-solving skills to real-life situations through word processing, spreadsheets, databases, multimedia presentations, and integrated software activities.
- Explore computer concepts, operating systems, networks, telecommunications, and emerging technologies.
BT6630 (1 credit)
Junior High or High School
ADVANCED DESIGN, MULTIMEDIA AND WEB TECHNOLOGIES
- Develop proficiency in creating desktop publications, multimedia presentations and websites using industry standard application software.
- Incorporate principles of layout and design in completing publications and projects.
- Design portfolios.
BT6631 (1 credit)
- Learn the industry-standard image editing software, Photoshop CS2 while completing a wide variety of real-world projects and having fun.
- Bring back to life those old, faded, ‘drawer photos’, create print projects for PHS, and receive a verified credit by passing the Industry Certification.
- Creation of an electronic portfolio and sophisticated websites.
BT6621 (1 credit)
High School, 11th - 12th grades
Education for Employment – Co-OP
- Develop career skills through on the job training.
- Secure a salary-earning job.
- Work a minimum of 12 hours per week utilizing personal transportation.
CE9078 (1 credit)
ECONOMICS AND PERSONAL FINANCE
- Investigate various occupational fields
- Practice solving real-world problems
- Develop employability skills through on-the-job paid work experience
BT6120 (1 credit)
- Learn how to make informed decisions related to career exploration, budgeting, banking, credit, insurance, spending, taxes, saving, investing, buying/leasing a vehicle, managing debt, living independently, retirement, and inheritance.
- Development of financial literacy skills and an understanding of economic principles will provide the basis for responsible citizenship and career success.