Plymouth North High School
41 Obery Street
Courses Now Offered at Plymouth North High School
We are dedicated to offering a high-quality educational experience that helps achieve student success. In addition to classes, we offer:
Credit Courses – Spring 2015
To Register: (508) 362-2131 x4711
Accounting I w/Computer Application (ACC111-73)
Introduction to the accounting cycle: recording transactions, posting to ledgers, preparing work sheets and financial statements. Includes: special journals, inventory valuation, receivables, payables and interest on notes. A hands-on introduction to computerized accounting solving selected problems using general ledger software including QuickBooks. This is the first course of a two-course series (ACC111 and ACC112) intended for A.S. Business Administration concentrations covering the topics of Financial Accounting. Prerequisite: (MAT020 or MAT025) and ENL020 or satisfactory basic skills assessment scores / 3 credits.
A continuation of ENL101, this course is required of all Associate in Arts students and a prerequisite to all upper level English courses. It focuses on reading, analyzing, and writing about literature and is designed to help students refine writing skills developed in ENL101. Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or higher in ENL101 / 3 credits. Satisfies either an English Composition/Writing or Humanities and Fine Arts general education requirement.
Medical terminology is the study of the principles of medical word building to help the student develop the extensive medical vocabulary used in health care occupations. Students receive a thorough grounding in basic medical terminology through a study of root words, prefixes and suffixes. The study focuses on correct pronunciation, spelling and use of medical terms. Anatomy, physiology, and pathology of disease are discussed yet no previous knowledge of these topics is necessary. Prerequisite: ENL020 and ENL050 or satisfactory basic assessment skills / 3 credits. Satisfies a General Education elective.
This course is designed to expose the student to the variety of information/communication modes available to individuals employed in today's office environment. The following major areas are addressed: communication theory, electronic communications in the automated office, oral presentation, ethical practices, and written business documentation. The importance of accurate communications and the development of language art skills are emphasized. Business communications and formats, including business reports, letters, and memos are studied. Prerequisite: ENL020 and ENL050 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score / 3 credits.
Students learn the kinds of taxes that an individual or small business must report to federal and state governments. Income taxes are the primary focus and students learn to apply the method and principles of tax preparation using a computerized tax preparation software package. Prerequisite: None / 3 credits.
Students learn to master the computer keyboard, develop speed and accuracy, and prepare basic business documents. Prerequisite: None / 3 credits.