Consumer Education

  • CONSUMER EDUCATION (FALL)
    Offered: Semester Course For: 12 - 10, 11 with Administrative Approval
    Students learn the consumer education topics required under Senate Bill 977
    and will be taught by Business or Family and Consumer Science teachers.
    Through the learning experiences in this course, students gain knowledge,
    buying skills and understanding in the following areas: advertising, credit,
    consumer rights and responsibilities, labor unions, transportation, insurance,
    savings and investments, taxation, housing, home furnishings, home
    appliances, foods, clothing, comparison shopping, budgeting and career
    exploration. There is special emphasis on developing reading, writing, and
    critical thinking skills. This course may not be used to fulfill the CTE
    requirement for graduation.
    CREDIT: 0.5 TYPE: Special Education GRADE: 12
    PREREQUISITE: Individualized Education Plan (IEP).
    COREQUISITES: None
    FEES: None

     

    CONSUMER EDUCATION (SPRING)
    Offered: Semester Course For: 12 - 10, 11 with Administrative Approval
    Students learn the consumer education topics required under Senate Bill 977
    and will be taught by Business or Family and Consumer Science teachers.
    Through the learning experiences in this course, students gain knowledge,
    buying skills and understanding in the following areas: advertising, credit,
    consumer rights and responsibilities, labor unions, transportation, insurance,
    savings and investments, taxation, housing, home furnishings, home
    appliances, foods, clothing, comparison shopping, budgeting and career
    exploration. There is special emphasis on developing reading, writing, and
    critical thinking skills. This course may not be used to fulfill the CTE
    requirement for graduation.
    CREDIT: 0.5 TYPE: Special Education GRADE: 12
    PREREQUISITE: Individualized Education Plan (IEP).
    COREQUISITES: None
    FEES: None