Build a foundation for a career with this study of operating systems, mobile applications, Internet utilization, and interpersonal skills that are highly valued among IT employers with Monarch Introduction to Information Technology, an online CTE elective for grades 9-12. Vivid graphics, videos clips, audio files, animation, and learning games help to clarify concepts. Purchase of this individual Monarch course grants access to one child for 18 months beginning on the date of activation.
Give your homeschool student the knowledge base and technical skills to successfully compete for jobs within the Information Technology Career Cluster. This online CTE elective allows students in grades 9-12 to explore a range of career tracks that include network engineers, application and programming developers, and systems analysts. Students also study career paths in depth and discuss typical job responsibilities, educational and licensure requirements, working conditions, and job outlooks.
Lessons are structured so students learn and then demonstrate not only critical assessment and analytic skills, but also interpersonal skills that are valued so highly among IT employers. The six units of study also help students place the evolution of technology and job opportunities in context, so they understand their important role in furthering its development.
Scope and Sequence
In addition to a reliable High Speed Internet Connection and a recent version of Adobe Flash Player, you must have one of the following browsers:
- Google Chrome (current version)
- Microsoft Edge
- Microsoft Internet Explorer (versions 11 & 10)
- Mozilla Firefox (current version)
- Apple Safari (version 9)
Best Effort Browsers
Apple Safari (version 8)