Grade 12 Business Courses


BAT4M1- Financial Accounting Principles

Course Description:
This course introduces students to advanced accounting principles that will prepare them for postsecondary studies in business. Students will learn about financial statements for various forms of business ownership and how those statements are interpreted in making business decisions.This course expands students’ knowledge of sources of financing, further develops accounting methods for assets, and introduces accounting for partnerships and corporations.

Prerequisite: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Grade 11, BAT3M1


INTBIS- Financial Securities

Course Description:

This course will provide students with a sophisticated understanding of financial investments and with the broad skills needed to make real-life investment decisions. Students will investigate financial management, capital markets, and ways in which capital is acquired. Students will investigate the conceptual and mathematical foundations of increasing net worth and examine investment in the stock market (e.g., the risks and safeguards in stock trading, stocks as investments, and creating investment portfolios). As well, this course is designed to introduce students to the skills and knowledge important in a career in the financial services industry. 

Prerequisite: None


BBB4M1- International Business Fundamentals

Course Description:

This course provides an overview of the importance of international business and trade in the global economy and explores the factors that influence success in international markets. Students will learn about the techniques and strategies associated with marketing, distribution, and managing international business effectively.This course prepares students for postsecondary programs in business, including international business, marketing, and management. 

Prerequisite: None


BOH4M1- Business Leadership 

Course Description:

The business leadership courses allow students to explore how managers function in organizations and take on the challenge of generating solutions in order to solve problems. These courses allow students to explore the roles, responsibilities, skills, and functions of management. Students will learn the factors that encourage effective leadership practices. Emphasis throughout the courses will be placed on the importance of ethics and social responsibility in the corporate world. Students will learn how to communicate effectively for business purposes.The courses in business leadership will prepare students to work effectively in organizations in positions of employment and management.

Prerequisite: None


IDC4O1- Sports and Entertainment Marketing

Course Description:

This course explores the important role that sports and entertainment play in our modern economy. Using diverse resources and research methods, students will analyze the depiction of sports and entertainment in a variety of media. Students will obtain an understanding of business fundamentals and how to apply these fundamentals to sport and entertainment. This course will cover the following topics: marketing essentials, marketing sports, products/services unique to sports marketing, sports media, stadium design, sales, visual merchandising, marketing entertainment, legal issues for sports and entertainment and others.

Prerequisite: None