Courses of Study: Business, Management, and Administration

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Business, Management, and Administration (2009)
Grade(s): 7 - 8
Computer Essentials
All Resources: 4
Learning Activities: 3
Lesson Plans: 1
Multimedia: 0
Unit Plans: 0
1.) Exhibit proper use of basic computer components, including hardware, operating systems, software, file management, and network functions.

Business, Management, and Administration (2009)
Grade(s): 7 - 8
Computer Essentials
All Resources: 0
Learning Activities: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Multimedia: 0
Unit Plans: 0
2.) Demonstrate correct procedure for basic computer and printer maintenance, including routine hardware and software problem solving.

Examples: changing printer cartridge, replenishing paper, scanning disk, defragmenting disk, clearing paper jams

Business, Management, and Administration (2009)
Grade(s): 7 - 8
Computer Essentials
All Resources: 0
Learning Activities: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Multimedia: 0
Unit Plans: 0
3.) Demonstrate correct data input techniques with acceptable speed and accuracy.

Example: touch method

Business, Management, and Administration (2009)
Grade(s): 7 - 8
Computer Essentials
All Resources: 0
Learning Activities: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Multimedia: 0
Unit Plans: 0
4.) Utilize word processing skills, including creating page layout, proofreading, editing, printing, and saving.

Business, Management, and Administration (2009)
Grade(s): 7 - 8
Computer Essentials
All Resources: 1
Learning Activities: 0
Lesson Plans: 1
Multimedia: 0
Unit Plans: 0
5.) Use spreadsheet software to create, save, open, edit, and print a workbook or worksheet.

•  Utilizing formulas for problem solving applicable to a spreadsheet
•  Creating charts to interpret spreadsheet data
Business, Management, and Administration (2009)
Grade(s): 7 - 8
Computer Essentials
All Resources: 1
Learning Activities: 0
Lesson Plans: 1
Multimedia: 0
Unit Plans: 0
6.) Create a database file.

Examples: tables, reports, forms, queries

Business, Management, and Administration (2009)
Grade(s): 7 - 8
Computer Essentials
All Resources: 1
Learning Activities: 0
Lesson Plans: 1
Multimedia: 0
Unit Plans: 0
7.) Demonstrate procedures for creating, saving, retrieving, and delivering multimedia presentations.

Business, Management, and Administration (2009)
Grade(s): 7 - 8
Computer Essentials
All Resources: 2
Learning Activities: 1
Lesson Plans: 1
Multimedia: 0
Unit Plans: 0
8.) Demonstrate use of the Internet in business.

Examples: research, travel, correspondence, advertisement

•  Identifying misuses of the Internet in business
Examples: slamming, spamming, flaming

Business, Management, and Administration (2009)
Grade(s): 7 - 8
Computer Essentials
All Resources: 1
Learning Activities: 0
Lesson Plans: 1
Multimedia: 0
Unit Plans: 0
9.) Utilize research results to determine career and entrepreneurial opportunities, responsibilities, and educational and credentialing requirements in entry-level information technology professions.

Business, Management, and Administration (2009)
Grade(s): 7 - 8
Computer Essentials
All Resources: 0
Learning Activities: 0
Lesson Plans: 0
Multimedia: 0
Unit Plans: 0
10.) Analyze information technology for its impact on society.

Business, Management, and Administration (2009)
Grade(s): 7 - 8
Computer Essentials
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Learning Activities: 0
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Multimedia: 0
Unit Plans: 0
11.) Describe ethical considerations resulting from technological advances.

Examples: hacking, privacy, restricted sites, copyright and intellectual property rights, viruses, consequences, misuse