Information and Communication Technology in Business

This hands-on course is delivered entirely online and introduces students to the use of information technology in a business environment. It will allow students the opportunity to explore many different software programs available to them that will be beneficial throughout secondary and post-secondary studies. Students will collaborate with others planning events using web-based documents such as Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides. If enrolled in this course, students will also develop their own business idea, create a logo/brand using Adobe Illustrator and design a website for their business using Google Sites. Microsoft office products such as Word, Excel, & PowerPoint will also be utilized extensively for report writing, creating financial statements, and delivering efficient and concise presentations. Overall, the course will allow students to be better informed of the information and communication technology available in a business environment, and will allow them to build a foundation of digital skills necessary for success in a technologically driven society.