Course Code: 6115
Co-op: Not available
Duration: 36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels: 9–10
Principles of Business & Marketing
Students discover the roles of business and marketing in the free enterprise system and the global economy. Basic financial concepts of banking, insurance, credit, inheritance, taxation, and investments are investigated to provide a strong background as students prepare to make sound decisions as consumers, wage earners, and citizens. The real-world impact of technology, effective communication, and interpersonal skills is evident throughout the course. This course also supports career development skills and explores career options.
Program specialists have identified Principles of Business and Marketing as a viable option for school divisions to offer for high school credit at the middle school level.