Three Reasons to take Business Courses

  • Follow a Career Pathway with Many Job Opportunities – Every organization needs people who understand marketing, accounting, law, human resources, information technology, management, economics and customer service.
  • Develop Transferable and Marketable Skills – Communication skills, self-confidence, self-awareness, good work habits, problem solving, critical thinking, punctuality, reliability, teamwork, and leadership are learned in business and law classes.
  • Develop “Life Skills” Necessary for Economic Success – Business classes teach skills such as budgeting, money management and time management.

Business & Law Courses at Forest Heights

GRADE 9 GRADE 10 GRADE 11 GRADE 12
BBI1OI
INTRODUCTION
TO
BUSINESS
BBI2OI
INTRODUCTION
TO
BUSINESS
BAF3MI
FINANCIAL
ACCOUNTING
FUNDAMENTALS

BTT1OI
INFORMATION &
COMMUNICATION
TECHNOLOGY
IN BUSINESS
BTT2OI
INFORMATION &
COMMUNICATION
TECHNOLOGY
IN BUSINESS
BMI3CI
MARKETING:
GOODS,
SERVICES &
EVENTS
BBB4MI
INTERNATIONAL
BUSINESS
FUNDAMENTALS
A student may take
BBI1OI or BBI2OI
but not both.

A student may take
BTT1OI or BTT2OI
but not both.
CLU3MI
CANADIAN LAW
(UNIV/COLLEGE)
CLN4UI
CANADIAN AND
INTERNATIONAL LAW
CLU3EI
CANADIAN LAW
(WORKPLACE)

Enrichment Opportunities

Junior Achievement Waterloo Region – participate in the after-school company program to get experience starting and running a business; work with high school students from across the region

Ontario Mock Trial Tournament – school teams from across the region participate in a mock trial tournament sponsored by the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) and the Ontario Justice Education Network (OJEN)

Career Opportunities

Toronto Financial Services Alliance Career Advisor – explore career opportunities in the financial services sector

Chartered Professional Accountants Ontario – there are many excellent career opportunities available for chartered professional accountants

Related Links

Get Smart About Money – lots of excellent information about a variety of personal finance topics