BTT101: Information and Communication Technology in Business
This course introduces students to the use of information and communication technology in a business environment. Students will learn how to use information technology in a work environment, perform electronic research, communicate electronically, and use common business software. They will also explore possible future occupations in information technology. The activities are meant to augment in-class instruction. Feel free to use some or all of the activities. If you are a teacher and wish to contribute please contact us at ridgelibrary@gmail.com.

(Please note the twinning of Unit 1 Digital Literacy with the Word-processing activities. For example, Activity #1 in Digital Literacy is meant to be used in Activity #1 in Word-processing.)


UNIT 0 KEYBOARDING
UNIT 1A DIGITAL LITERACY
UNIT 1B WORD-PROCESSING
1 - Personal Computer -->
Drawing Tools
2 - File Management -->
Screen Shots
3 - Effective Searching -->
Tables
4 - Computer Terms -->
Columns
5 - Software -->
Word Wrap
6 - Networks -->
Memo
7 - Security -->
Letter
8 - Computer Viruses -->
Mail Merge
9 - Spyware -->
Borders & Bullets
10 - Ergonomics -->
Save As
11 - Evaluating Websites -->
Formatting Reports
12 - Ethics & Issues in ICT -->
Report
Tech TV or Home Office Project
Unit Evaluation Checklist
Tech TV Business Report Project
My Dream Machine
Movie Time!

UNIT 2 BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS
UNIT 4 DATABASES
Communication Technology
Tutorial
Electronic Mail
Movie Database
Spam
Used CD Store
Web-based Email
UNIT 5 ELECTRONIC PRESENTATIONS
E-mail Etiquette
Introduction to PowerPoint
Send an E-mail

Texting
Project
Rubric
UNIT 3 SPREADSHEETS
Country Presentation Project
Introduction & tutorial
UNIT 6 DESKTOP PUBLISHING
Excel Tips - copy & paste
Paint!
Practice with Formulas
Elements of Design
Statistics - M & Ms
Tutorial
Weights & Measures
Ad Re-creation
Math Calculations
Restaurant Project
Calendar Creation
Summer Job Co-ordinator Project
Self-checking Spreadsheet
UNIT 7 WEB PAGE DESIGN
Business Budget & Income Statement
Tutorials
Markbook Creation
Portfolio Web Page
Investment
Design Your Own Web Page
Create Pop-ups in Excel
Performance Task
Spreadsheet Evaluation Checklist Project
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