Survey of Business
Survey of Business is a two-semester course designed to prepare students with an introduction to business applications that are necessary to live and work in a technological society. Emphasis is given to hardware, concepts, and business uses of applications. The business applications covered are word processing, database, spreadsheet, telecommunications, presentation, and Web page design. This class also includes projects that involve cross curricular activities with mathematics, science, reading and writing. Students will read and analyze charts and graphs and will discuss their findings in written form through essays. Students will also learn how to use previous mathematics skills and build on those skills as they write complex mathematical formulas using MS Office Excel.