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CE 115
Personal and Family Budgeting


Credits: 1
Clock Hours per Quarter: 10

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:10


Description
Course covers budgeting and financial planning at the micro/personal level. It will teach students how to identify shortcomings in income vs. expenses, how to allocate available funds for self-sustainability, familiarize the individual with cost-cutting strategies, and teach credit, credit card, and checking account management. Prerequisite: Fully enrolled in TRIO program and instructor permission.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Improve short-term financial planning through the use of budgets
  • Identify shortcomings in income vs. expenses and create a better balance between the two
  • Gain knowledge on prioritization and allocation of incoming funds
  • Create personal cost-cutting strategies
  • Demonstrate the knowledge of the balance between debit and credit cards

  • Course Topics
  • Personal financial management
  • Personal budgeting
  • Income and expense identification
  • Income allocation
  • Cost-cutting strategies
  • Credit management

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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
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    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.