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Introduction to Business

$250$485

Monday, January 27 – Friday, March 7, 2025

Monday, January 27 – Friday, March 7, 2025

Format

Fixed-Pace Course

Prerequisites

None

Credit

Middle

Designed to spark curiosity about the world of commerce, Introduction to Business provides a foundational understanding of the core principles that drive our economy. Students will explore various business functions like marketing, management, and finance through engaging activities and real-world scenarios. The course delves into topics like product development, advertising strategies, and responsible consumerism, fostering critical thinking skills and an awareness of how businesses operate. By the course’s end, students will gain a solid foundation in business fundamentals, preparing them for further exploration of this dynamic field.

Completion of this course requires regular access to a laptop or desktop computer with working microphone and webcam, as well as a reliable internet connection.

This Fixed-Paced course incorporates a blend of synchronous and asynchronous elements. Students and teacher meet live via zoom on a regular weekly schedule. In addition, students complete coursework including guided readings, interactive videos, text and video-based discussion threads, problem sets, individual and collaborative projects, and so on. While these activities are time-flexible, teachers sequence them with weekly deadlines to help students keep on track and encourage and support the development of productive time management skills.

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Subject Area

Division

Credit Type

Middle

Do you attend a CLI partner school?

Yes, No

Format

Fixed-Pace Course