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BUS 141 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS

BUS 141Business Math

Course Outline

Course Number & Name:  BUS 141 Business Math

Credit Hours:  3.0             Contact Hours:  3.0          Lecture:  3.0                       Lab:  N/A             Other:  N/A

Prerequisites:  Grade of “C” or better in MTH 092

Co-requisites:  None                                                      Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: In this course, emphasis is placed on the application of fundamental mathematic principles to business: ratio and proportion, percentage, discount, interest, graphs and measurements

Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:

  1. demonstrate knowledge of whole numbers, fractions and decimals;
  2. utilize various problem-solving approaches to solve for the unknown; and
  3. apply problem-solving concepts to a variety of  business applications.