Business Technology Electives

  • Business Technology Electives 

    Business Technology is open to all students at Jacobson Tech High School.  Industry certifications are available in Microsoft platforms.

     

    Industry Certifications:              

    • Microsoft Word
    • Microsoft Outlook
    • Microsoft Excel
    • Microsoft PowerPoint
    • Small Business & Entrepreneurship

     

    8812100

    CIP# 0252070102

    Credits

    8207310

    Digital Information Technology

    1 Credit

    8812110

    Principles of Entrepreneurship

    1 Credit

    8812120

    Business Management and Law

    1 Credit

    8812000

    Business Ownership

    1 Credit

     

    Digital Information Technology

       Course #

    28207310

    Credit

    1

      Grade Level: 

     9 - 12

    Length

    1 Year

    This course is designed to provide a basic overview of current business and information systems and trends and to introduce students to the basics and foundations required for today's business environments. Emphasis is placed on developing proficiency with touch keyboarding and fundamental computer applications, so that they may be used as communication tools for enhancing personal and work place proficiency in an information-based society. This also includes proficiency with computers using word processing applications, databases, spreadsheets, presentation applications, and the integration of these programs using software that meets industry standards. The appropriate soft skills for developing and maintaining professional business relationships will also be covered.

    Prerequisite      None


     

    Principles of Entrepreneurship

       Course #

    8812110

    Credit

    1

      Grade Level: 

     9 - 12

    Length

    1 Year

    This course provides instruction in the basic principles of entrepreneurship including the role of the entrepreneur, entrepreneurship as a career, ethics in business, and the principles of marketing, financing, and managing a business.

    Prerequisite      Recommend: Digital Information Technology, Computing for College and Careers Or Introduction to Information Technology


     

    Business Management and Law

       Course #

    8812120

    Credit

    1

      Grade Level: 

     10 - 12

    Length

    1 Year

    This course is designed to provide an introduction to business management techniques.  Topics include human relations, decision making,  communication techniques, business law concepts, and characteristics of the American enterprise system.

    Prerequisite      Principles of Entrepreneurship


     

    Business Ownership Q *

       Course #

    8812000

    Credit

    1

      Grade Level: 

     11 - 12

    Length

    1 Year

    The purpose of this course is to prepare students as entrepreneurs, present entrepreneurship as a career path that is worth consideration, provide students with the skills needed to realistically evaluate their potential as a business owner, and develop the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to start and operate a business.

    Prerequisite      Marketing Management