Published on August 26, 2014
Introduction to Business & Technology Syllabus Page 2 of 4 IBT-11 Examine basic human resources and the legal aspects of a business while incorporating the methods into business practices. IBT-12 Explore how related student organizations are integral parts of career and technology education courses through leadership development, school and community service projects, entrepreneurship development, and competitive events. UNITS/TOPICS 1 st Semester 2 nd Semester 1. Effective Communication Skills 1.Careers/ Leadership and Management 2. Technology 2. Accounting 3. Word Processing Applications 3. Money Management 4. Marketing 4, Managing Risk 5. Entrepreneurship and Business Ownership 5. Human Resources FBLA FBLA Future Business Leaders of America is s a co-curricular student organization that plays an integral part in the components of the Business and Technology course standards. FBLA activities are incorporated throughout this course and all other Business & Technology course standards. FBLA provides opportunities for students to develop vocational and career-supportive competencies. Participation in FBLA activities promotes civic and personal responsibility; helps students develop business leadership skills and establish career goals; and prepares them for useful citizenship and productive careers. Students can also compete in various competitions at the region, state and national level. Students are strongly urged to join FBLA to benefit from the wealth of opportunities the organization has to offer . Dues are $25 and can be paid to Ms. K. Johnson. For additional Information, visit FBLA national website at http://www.fbla-pbl.org/ or Georgia FBLA at http://www.georgiafbla.org/about.htm . COURSE REQUIREMENTS Minimal student requirement include class participation, attendance, and completion of all course activities. All work turned in for grading must be neat, grammatically correct, free of spelling and punctuation errors, and turned in on the due date. Work turned in late will receive no credit. GHHS BUSINESS EDUCATION DEPARTMENT MISSION STATEMENT The mission of the Glenn Hills High School Business Education Department is to bring business and education together in a positive and productive working relationship through innovative leadership and highly developed career development programs and to link qualified students to relevant careers. MATERIALS Each day, you should bring the following materials to class: pencil, blue or black pen and a 3 ring notebook with a pocket. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIAL Text: Microsoft Office 207 Introductory Concepts and Techniques Author: Shelly, Cashman & Vermaat Software: Microsoft Office 2007 Frequently check my web page (click on faculty and staff and locate my name) for assignments, reminders and extra-credit at http://ghhs.rcboe.org . If you are not in class it is your responsibility to check the site for any missed assignments.