Moscrop Secondary School
Who Wants to Be A Millionaire??
Well, you will need some business knowledge.
If you have any questions about
Business Education Courses, please ask:
Or your Counsellor
NOTE: Information provided in this handout is to help increase the student’s understanding of the range of topics that may be covered in the described course. Specific order of topics and length of
time spent on topics depends on the student’s interests and abilities as well as available resources. The specific course outlines are given to students at the beginning of the courses. These outlines
override any information suggested in this brochure.
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS 9
Here is your chance to learn more about computers. In this fantastic, skill based course, you will learn the many
capabilities of MS OFFICE. The information you learn in this course will help you when you are preparing assignments
for your other subjects. You will learn how to incorporate and manipulate graphics into documents. You have the
opportunity to use the scanner and digital camera. No prerequisite.
INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS 9 / 10
Are you interested in learning about starting a business, investing, the law and how to be a wise consumer? This
course introduces many business topics. You may find after taking this course that you’re interested in taking
Accounting, Marketing, Economics, Business Computer Applications, or Entrepreneurship and Marketing
BUSINESS COMPUTER APPLICATIONS 10
Stay on the edge of technology. In this project driven course
MS OFFICE, is one of the many software applications used.
No matter what your career path is, you need to know how to effectively and efficiently create and manipulate
documents as well as use desktop publishing skills. These skills can be used in the workplace and in post-secondary
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS 11 (BAC)
Are you still having trouble using the computer? This course
was designed for you. The information you learn in this course will help you when you are preparing assignments for
your other subjects. You will learn how to incorporate and manipulate graphics into documents. You have the
opportunity to use the scanner and the digital camera. No prerequisite.
*This four-credit course does not count as an applied skills course because it is Board Approved
BUSINESS COMPUTERS APPLICATIONS 11
Want to bring your creative talents and computer skills together?
This project-based course gives you an opportunity to use the
computer to its full capacity. You will create advertisements, or a magazine page, track a stock portfolio, create a
visual oral presentation. Maybe you like sports and want to learn how to track statistics on players. Perhaps your goal
is college or university, learn how to wow your professors with your computer skills for reports. Pre-requisites: working
knowledge of MS OFFICE.
BUSINESS COMPUTER MANAGEMENT 12
Want to continue working with computers in Grade 12? Then
this is the course for you. Continue to develop advanced
computer skills. Create business web-pages, start to use Flash
to create animations for web-pages. This is the last high school
opportunity to learn more about computer applications including desktop publishing and graphics. Students will use
the digital camera and scanner. Prior computer knowledge is a must. Recommended prerequisites: Business
Computer Apps 11, or Intro to Computers 11.
Want to use your creative edge in the business world? Not only will this course give you valuable knowledge for
post-secondary school, it will give you an edge if you are seeking a part-time job. Marketing 11will give you
hands-on retail sales skills, including cash register experience, to add to your resume. This is a fantastic
opportunity to be a part of the “Underground Team,” at the Moscrop school store.
ENTREPRENUERSHIP & MARKETING MANAGEMENT 12
Do you want to be a leader in our school business community? This course is designed for students interested in
managerial experience, while running the school store. This is your chance to design Moscrop clothing, manage and
schedule staff, make purchasing decisions and run promotionial
You’re Hired! Donald Trump did not become successful without first learning Accounting and neither will you. Every
business needs to know how to manage money. This practical course will give you an edge in the business world.
“You’re Fired!…Unless you take this course.” Donald Trump
This course is highly recommended if you are considering studying Commerce or Business Administration, or if you are
thinking about starting your own business. A great course for building your resume, this fundamental course prepares
you to work in a business environment and start to understand management decisions. This course focuses on
Recommended prerequisites: Accounting 11, OR a C+ in Math Principles 10.
Did you know that Economics 12 is accepted by SFU for GPA calculations for first-year admission? This shows that
this course is respected throughout post-secondary institutions. Economics is a must for any university Business
graduate. Get a head start. Understand why the IPOD is now selling for $99.00 when just before Christmas it was
$200+. The concepts of Supply and Demand impact everything. From the price of clothes, to food, to the Canadian
WORKING ON YOUR GRADUATION
There are many opportunities to document and complete
projects in Business Education that can be used for Portfolio
Core and Choice credit.
3.2 Bus. Computer Apps Computer careers/ business jobs
5.1 Bus. Computer Apps Various assignments
5.2 Bus. Computer Apps Various assignments
5.3 Bus. Computer Apps Various assignments
5.4 Bus. Computer Apps Various assignments
1.1 Intro to Business 10 Respond to advertisements
2.4 Intro to Business 10 Child labor
5.1 Intro to Business 10 Stock project
Use the internet to research information,
5.2 Intro to Business 10
Fashion projects, slogans, stocks.
1.3 Marketing 11 Advertising
2.1 Marketing 11 Christmas Hampers
4.4 Marketing 11 Shopping bags assignment
5.1 Accounting 11 Excel assignments
3.2 Accounting 12 Accounting careers assignment
5.2 Accounting 12 Accounting careers assignment
5.1 Intro to Computer Apps 11 Various assignments
5.2 Intro to Computer Apps 11 Various assignments
5.3 Intro to Computer Apps 11 Various assignments
5.4 Intro to Computer Apps 11 Various assignments
3.4 Economics 12 Career Research in Economics
5.3 Economics 12 Excel Graphing Project
Business Education Department Course Offerings
Moscrop Secondary School
8 Grade 8
Apps. Grade 9
Business Intro to Information
Computers Business Technology Grade 10
Apps. 10 10
Intro to Business
Computers Computers Marketing Accounting Tourism
Apps. 11 Apps. 11 11 11 11
Grade 11 and Grade 12
Computer Entrepreneurship Accounting Tourism
Management & Marketing 12 12
12 Management 12