ILU207 - Business II

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Subject Title
Business II

Subject Description
Continuing with the concept of the first Business course, this subject will look at the financial side of the business and teach students the skills necessary to fund and manage an illustration business. Students will also be responsible for record keeping and job tracking of all assignments for specific subjects.
Pre-requisite: ILU107

Credit Status
Independent Illustration Diploma

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Create a professional logo and business card
2. Create a mailing/email art piece 'teaser' which functions as an introduction to new potential clients
3. Write a professional estimate for work to be done
4. Create custom invoices
5. Implement digital organization, back up and storage, with a job numbering system.
6. Determine 6 month start-up costs and research small business funding, such as loans and grants, through government and private agencies
7. Produce a professional hard copy portfolio

Essential Employability Skills
Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

Show respect for diverse opinions, values, belief systems, and contributions of others.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Academic Integrity
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Please visit the Academic Integrity website http://open2.senecac.on.ca/sites/academic-integrity/for-students to understand and learn more about how to prepare and submit work so that it supports academic integrity, and to avoid academic misconduct.

Discrimination/Harassment
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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Accessibility Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.