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Business Math (ACCT 1222)

Total Credits: 3
Lecture Credits: 2
Lab Credits: 1

Description: This course provides students with an introduction to the study of business mathematics. You will apply mathematics concepts to commonly occurring business-related situations such as in retail, banking, payroll, and accounting. You will also learn how to read and analyze financial statements and ratios and calculate business statistics. Lastly, you will learn to discover and critique current trends in accounting and business.

Topical Outline:
1. Decimals, Fractions and Percent
2. Discounts, Markups and Markdowns
3. Payroll, Banking, and Time Value of Money
4. Financial Reports, Analysis, and Business Statistics
5. Current trends in accounting and business

Learning Outcomes:
1. Calculate various mathematical functions that relates to business
2. Demonstrate the use of time value of money concepts.
3. Read, analyze, and interpret financial reports.
4. Calculate and explain business statistics
5. Discover and critique current trends in accounting and business.

Prerequisites:  Placement into MATH 0070