BUS 145 Business Mathematics • 5 Cr.

Description

Presents practical mathematics for business and consumer financing. Topics include computing simple and compound interest, present values, annuities, and amortization.

Outcomes

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Calculate percentages and their applications
  • Understand the key concepts behind an amortization table
  • Compute compound interest and present value
  • Compute & understand the discount process
  • Read, analyze and interpret financial reports
  • Calculate mark ups, mark downs & discounts
  • Apply business statistics such as mean medium & mode
  • Plot frequency distributions & graphs
  • Understand the concepts of depreciation

Offered