Business Retail Sales

1,200 hours, 47 credits, 3 terms, 12 months
Maximum class size: 15 
 
The Business Retail Sales diploma program provides instruction in entry-level employment skills for students interested in a variety of retail and wholesale businesses. Students actively participate in sales and cash register operations. Business Retail Sales is Program of Study participant.

General Entrance Requirements

The student should be able to follow instructions, read merchandise descriptions, make change, retain and transfer four-digit numbers and communicate effectively. Some lifting is required.

Instructional Equipment

Instructional equipment includes, but is not limited to, electronic cash registers, computers, table and hand-held pricing machines, various calculators, coin vending equipment and related equipment found in the work place.

Employment Opportunities

This program prepares students for entry-level employment in apparel chain sales, supermarkets, fast-food operations, quick/full serve operations, stock clerks/order fillers, counter attendants, stock and order clerks, receptionist, customer service representative, information clerks, catalog sales teller, telemarketers, specialty stores, shopping centers, furnishing occupations and department stores.

Term I

Course Code
Course Description
Credits
RD-1
3
RD-4
3
MA-90
3
RD-5
3
RD-6
3
RS-11
2
Term Total: 17    

Term II

Course Code
Course Description
Credits
RD-2
3
RD-8
3
RD-11
4
RS-09
2
BM-4
3
Term Total: 15     

Term III

Course Code
Course Description
Credits
RS-10
Employer Expectations
2
BM-2
3
RD-7
3
RD-13
4
RD-14
3
Term Total: 15     
Program Total:  47     
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