This class is designed to introduce students to the concepts of how businesses operate, the way they are connected to the economy and personal finance topics.

Students will get information on personal business including topics such as: budgets, saving, banking and finance, investing, credit cards, buying a house, buying a car and taking out a loan.

The course prepares students for continued participation in business courses offered a Milaca, post-secondary education, employment and their responsibilities as citizens.

 

PROJECTS/UNITS INCLUDE:

The Economic Environment

Businesses in the Economy

  • Create and Sell a Product

Businesses in the Global Economy

  • Research Foreign Economy

Business Managment

  • Create Business Idea - Name and Logo/Slogan

Consumers in the Economy

  • Game on Consumer Rights

Financial Services

  • Checking Account Simulation

Credit Basics

  • Compare Credit Card Offers

Savings and Investments

  • Speaker

Insurance

  • Evaluate Insurance Policies
  • Insurance terms

Personal Budgeting

  • Interview - family budget
  • Create personal budget

Careers In Business

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For specific information on this class, assignments, course links and resources go under the Teachers and Classes button, under Ms. Jennifer Taylor and choose the Intro To Business class link.

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