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
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A student may take BBI1OI or BBI2OI but not both. A student may take BTT1OI or BTT2OI but not both.
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)
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
Get Smart About Money – lots of excellent information about a variety of personal finance topics