Introduction to Business and Marketing is an introductory course designed to give students an overview of the Business Management and Administration program of study. This course helps students prepare for the growing complexities of the business world by examining basic principles of business, marketing, and finance, in addition to exploring key aspects of leadership, ethical and social responsibilities, and careers.
Prerequisite: Level 1 in Business Management Pathway
Business Communications is a course designed to develop students’ effective oral and electronic communication skills. This course develops skills in multiple methods of communication, including social media, electronic publishing, design, layout, composition and video conferencing.
Business Management: State Dual Credit (11-12)
Prerequisite: Level 1 and 2 in the Business Management Pathway
Intro to Business SDC is the 3rd course in the Business Management pathway where students will learn the basic functions of business regarding management, marketing, leadership, and finance. Students will be given the opportunity to also earn college credit if they pass an exam issued by the state of Tennessee.
Prerequisite: Level 1-3 in Business Management Pathway & Teacher Recommendation
Work-Based Learning: Business and Marketing Career Practicum is a capstone course intended to provide students with opportunities to apply the skills and knowledge learned in previous Business and general education courses within a school-based enterprise work environment. The course allows students to earn high school credit by working in a school-based enterprise such as the school store, the greenhouse during plant sales, or as a sports marketing intern working with the athletic department. This experience, along with classroom assignments, is intended to extend and deepen classroom work and support the development of postsecondary and career readiness knowledge and skills. Other school-based enterprise opportunities will be developed as needed.