COMM1101 - 3 NAIT transfer credits also 6 CTS high school credits
Introduces the complexities of written & oral communication. Learn business writing strategies & techniques to communicate ideas effectively through written communication in academic setting. You will use software to compose, edit, & revise assignments with a focus on writing, critiquing, & editing text. Industry requires students to apply effective online & database research techniques & APA documentation to compile & write a formal information report. In addition to students gaining skills for effective writing, they will also learn effective oral presentation skills.
Prerequisite: 55% in grade 12 English
Introduction to Finance
FNCE1125 - 3 NAIT transfer credits also 6 CTS high school credits
Learn the tools, calculations, & components needed to complete a financial plan; time value of money, financial goal setting, & tax planning concepts; and concepts and calculations related to money, credit, & risk management. You will learn how to calculate the cost of revolving & installment type credit facilities and apply the tools and techniques required to purchase and finance a home. The course also introduces fundamental concepts in investing, including a discussion of mutual funds, stocks, & bonds. Retirement & estate planning concepts, including annuity & retirement income calculations, will be discussed.
prerequisite: 55% in Math 30-2
Introduction to Information Technology
CMIS1150 - 3 NAIT transfer credits, also up to 9 CTS high school credits
Demonstrating functional literacy and proficiency in applied computing is critical to business success. This course introduces computers and their application in business. Computer hardware and software, communication, and networking, and security issues are explored. Emphasis will be placed on developing skills in the use of personal productivity tools, and using application software for problem-solving and decision-making.
prerequisite: 55% in both grade 12 English and Math 30-2