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Welcome to the W-O Business Department
The W-O Business Department and its teachers are committed to developing our students’ financial literacy and business savvy in preparation for their personal, academic, and/or professional life. The DECA Business Club is an all-inclusive, all-grades, extra-curricular program that provides students with experiential business opportunities to network and compete with other high-school students at regional, provincial, and international levels. All W-O students are encouraged to become a part of this exciting enrichment program as early as possible to maximize development of their personal, social, and business skills provided through participation in the club.

Earn Your Business Certificate

In preparation for post-secondary education, students are also encouraged to continue with specialized business studies during their senior years. All students earning their OSSD with any combination of 5 or more business credits from the courses listed below will obtain a Business Certificate that accompanies their diploma upon graduation.

2019-20 Courses

Grade Course Name Course Code Teacher
9 Information Technology BTT1OI Brown, Horn, Pedley, Tiffin
10 Information Technology BTT2OI Brown, Horn, Pedley, Tiffin
10  Introduction to Business BBI2OI Brown, Tiffin
11 Accounting Introduction BAF3MI Brown
11  Entrepreneurship BDI3CI Steffler
11  Marketing BMI3CI/BMX3EI Tiffin
11  Canadian Law CLU3MI/CLU3EI Rautenberg
12 Accounting Principles BAT4MI Brown
12  International Business BBB4MI Brown
12  Business Leadership BOH4MI/BOG4EI Steffler
12  Economics CIA4UI Brown
12  Canadian & International Law CLN4UI Rautenberg