Glorya Roberts

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Digital Input Technologies

6160FS |1 Credit | $15 Materials Fee

This course in secondary level keyboarding incorporates four input technologies:  keyboarding, voice technology, writing tablets, and PDAs.  Students apply skills to produce a variety of personal and business documents using MS Office 2007.

Business Management

6136FS | Grades 11-12 | 1 Credit

Students discover basic management concepts and leadership styles as they explore business ownership, planning, economics, international business, and human relations such as employee motivation and conflict resolution. Student leadership skills are utilized through a business simulation experience.

Business & Personal Law

6132FS | Grades 11-12 | 1 Credit

Students begin with a study of the legal system, then focus on the fundamentals of law including such topics as ethics, contracts, credit, consumer law, insurance, leases, employment, and family law.

Economic & Personal Finances

6120FO/SO | 1 Credit

Students learn how to navigate the financial decisions they must face and to make informed decisions related to career exploration, budgeting, banking, credit, insurance, spending, taxes, saving, investing, buying/leasing a vehicle, living independently, and inheritance. Development of financial literacy skills and an understanding of economic principles will provide the basis for responsible citizenship and career success. In addition to developing personal finance skills, students in this course will also study basic occupational skills and concepts in preparation for entry-level employment in the field of finance.