# Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
PLNS-0012
Organization Course Number:
PLNS-0012
Organization:
Location:
Classroom-based
Length:
12 -- 15 weeks (163.9 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 3 Business Mathematics or Mathematics
Description

## Objective:

The course objective is to provide a basic math review; business statistics; profit calculations; payroll; banking; interest calculations; insurance; taxes; and other business topics.

## Learning Outcomes:

• Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to solve mathematical problems using whole numbers, fractions, and decimals
• Analyze business problems using percentages and statistical concepts
• Explain various payroll issues that affect employers and employees
• Apply mathematical concepts to business lending transactions
• Apply mathematical concepts to business transactions involving annuities and stocks and bonds
• Calculate various mortgage problems
• Calculate various insurance and tax transactions
• Reconcile bank statements
• Solve equations
• Apply mathematical concepts to business problems involving pricing and discounts
• Apply various depreciation methods
• Apply mathematical concepts to business transactions involving inventory
• And analyze financial statements using mathematical concepts

## General Course Topics:

• Whole numbers, fractions and decimals
• Banking and equations
• Percentages and statistics
• Trade and cash discounts, markup, and markdown
• Payroll
• Interest, discount, credit, and value
• Annuities, sinking funds, stocks, and bonds
• Mortgages
• Depreciation
• Inventory
• Insurance and taxes
• Financial statements
Instruction & Assessment

## Instructional Strategies:

• Audio Visual Materials
• Computer Based Training
• Practical Exercises

• Examinations
• Quizzes

## Minimum Passing Score:

70%
Supplemental Materials

(PLNS-0001)
(PLNS-0002)
(PLNS-0002)
(PLNS-0004)
(PLNS-0004)
(PLNS-0005)
(PLNS-0005)
(PLNS-0006)
(PLNS-0006)
(PLNS-0088)