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BUSN 188: Business Calculations (3 credits)

Course Description

Introduces various quantitative computational procedures used in accounting and finance such as present and future value concepts, payroll, inventory, and international currency exchange rates. Utilization of the electronic 10-key pad as a tool for calculating will be stressed. (3 hours lecture)

Recommended Preparation: Placement into MATH 22 or higher and credit for or enrollment in ENG 21 or higher or equivalent.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply mathematical functions to arrive at calculations to be used in business decisions.
  • Interpret how calculations are used in making business decisions.
  • Operate ten-key by touch at a minimum rate of 100 ndpm.

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