Business Computer Information Systems

BUSINESS COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS is a high school elective that explores the use of technology applications in both business and personal situations. The course provides key knowledge and skills in the following areas:

  • communication skills
  • business technology
  • word processing applications
  • spreadsheet applications
  • database applications
  • telecommunications technology
  • desktop publishing technology
  • presentation technology
  • computer networks
  • computer operating systems

The course is intended to help students arrive at the following understandings:

  • Effective communications skills and productive work habits can increase employees’ success.
  • Technology solutions can help employees be more productive and effective.

Keyboarding is a stated prerequisite for this course. While there are some keyboarding reviews in the course, there is no keyboarding instruction.

State: National
Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
Category: Business
Course Length: Year