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BUS. 113 –  Personal Finance (CRN: 48075) at  Cañada College for Spring 2024

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BUS. 113 Personal Finance

This course in personal finance leads students toward financial education and enables students to obtain the foundation for a lifelong understanding of the basics of finance including money management, tax planning, investing, and retirement planning. Students learn to apply quantitative and computational methods to help them understand the basis for financial literacy. Emphasis is placed on learning the fundamental concepts of everyday finance with a hands-on approach. Instruction is based on the analysis of specific financial situations and enables students to synthesize financial documents and reports. Quantitative reasoning is emphasized for the students so that they develop their problem-solving skills.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: Successful completion of Elementary Algebra or equivalent, or placement by other measures as applicable.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area A3; Math Competency
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B4), UC

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Department: Business

Number of Units: 3

Fee Description Type Amount
Book-Inclusive Digital Acc-CAN Flat Fee $82
AAX - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 01/17-05/15
Meeting Time: 9:45am-11:00am
Days: M, W
Building: 13 Room: 0330
Instructor: Ganapathy Shankar
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class January 29, 2024
Last day to drop with a refund January 29, 2024
Last day to drop without a "W" February 4, 2024
Last day to drop with a "W" April 25, 2024
Last day to change to Pass/No Pass Grading Option May 15, 2024
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