GENERAL BUSINESS/COMPUTER SCIENCE

COURSE DESCRIPTION

 

Using project-based instruction, students are introduced to the principles of business in the 21st

century while refreshing their keyboarding skills. This course should also help students to use

computers effectively in their lives, thus providing a connection of computer science and

business careers.

 

The goal of this course is to provide all middle school students with an introduction to the

principles of computer science, basic keyboarding skills, Internet safety and usage, and computer

applications. Students will explore how personality traits and personal values align with career

choices and will develop a career plan. Personal, professional, and ethical standards of behavior

for the workplace will be examined and reinforced in the classroom.

 

REQUIRED ITEMS FOR EVERY CLASS

  • earbuds/headphones
  • notebook/binder with paper
  • pencil or pen
  • agenda

 

HOW TO REACH ME

I welcome feedback and input. Please feel free to email me anytime at janice.gatewood@cobbk12.org.