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HSC 064
Financial Algebra IA


Credits: 1- 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Financial Algebra helps students achieve success by incorporating Algebra I, Algebra II, and Geometry topics into practical business and personal finance contexts. Students see algebra at work within the most critical areas of finance. Students learn about investments, credit, automobile expenses, insurance, income tax, household budgeting, and more while gaining confidence in working with common algebraic functions.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Evaluate financial responsibility of business ownership based on ratios and percents.
  • Interpret a stock bar chart.
  • Conclude trends based on scatterplots.
  • Compute interest using the appropriate formula.
  • Calculate the value of single and periodic investments.

  • Course Topics
  • The Stock Market.
  • Consumer Credit.
  • Employment Basics.
  • Independent Living.
  • Prepare a Budget.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    HSC 064
    Winter 2013
    1766
    John Hough
    HSC 064
    Fall 2012
    1661
    John Hough


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
    X
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

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