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Standard 1: Thompson Syllabi

Marcus T Minnifield


Published on December 3, 2014

Syllabus, Introduction to Business & Technology Page 2 of 3 C OURSE C URRICULUM C ONTENT C OURSE S TANDARDS C OURSE S TANDARDS IBT-1 Demonstrate employability skills required by business and industry. IBT-2 Apply technology as a tool to increase productivity by creating, editing, and publishing industry-appropriate documents. IBT-5 Demonstrate understanding of the concept of marketing and its importance to business ownership. IBT-6 Use professional oral, written, and digital communication skills to create, express, and interpret information and ideas. IBT-7 Demonstrate an understanding of entrepreneurship through recognizing a business opportunity, how to start a business based on the recognized opportunity, and basics of how to operate and maintain that business IBT-9 Develop effective money management strategies and understand the role and functions of financial institutions. IBT-11 Examine basic human resources and the legal aspects of a business while incorporating the methods into business practices. U NITS /T OPICS Semester 2: 1. Introduction to Technology 2. Effective Communication Skills 3. Introduction to the World of Marketing 4. Entrepreneurship and Business Ownership 5. Money Management Basics I NSTRUCTIONAL M ATERIALS AND S UPPLIES Instructional Supplies 3-ring binder Paper Pen or Pencil Headphones Flash drive Journal