Calgary Board of Education

Business, Administration, Finance & Information Technology (BIT) Cluster

Program Overview

The BIT cluster focuses on the management, marketing, and use of electronic technologies to access, use and manipulate information within personal, family, workplace, community, and global contexts. This cluster challenges students to expand their confidence, experience, and skills as innovators and leaders. The table below illustrates the occupational areas in the BIT cluster within which Lord Beaverbrook offers courses.


Occupational Areas

Computing Science Explore hardware, software and processes to write or create structured algorithms and programs that input, process and output data.
Enterprise & Innovation Study the area of business that deals with the organization and management of a project, undertaking or innovation.
Financial Management Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operation of an accountant, auditor, or financial service.
Information Processing Take information and process it from one form into another using technology and software.
Management and Marketing Learn the processes associated with promotion for the sale of goods and services.
Networking Use a group of computers that are connected for the purpose of communication.
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