Fees: DECA dues of $40; DECA conference fees (regional, state & national as appropriate) - $TBA; IB Exam Fee as appropriate
Learning Recommendations: Student should have an interest in business and leadership development.
General Description: This course emphasizes understanding technical innovation and daily business functions, including marketing, human resources, management and finance. This course prepares students for a Standard Level (SL) examination at the end of the course. For IB Diploma students, this course fits in Group 3 or 6.
- Daily business functions
- Human Resources
Strategies: Students learn through a combination of:
- Direct instruction
- Written assignment where students must solve a real business situation
- Participation in DECA
- Use of technology
- Discussion and critical thinking
Equipment to be provided by Student: None
Note: Students join DECA and take an active role in DECA conferences. This provides students with the opportunity to travel and meet students from Washington State and throughout the United States.