BMA101 - Business Math Applications

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Subject Title
Business Math Applications

Subject Description
This is a one-semester mathematics course in the conceptual understanding of numerical and problem solving skills that apply to the business or corporate environment.

Credit Status
This is a required credit for all Office Administration students enrolled in the one-year diploma programs.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Perform computations using basic operations of arithmetic on whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and percents.

2. Analyze and solve word problems using percents, ratios, rates, and proportions.

3. Evaluate simple expressions with powers, roots, and exponents.

4. Examine the outcomes of mathematical operations to determine the reasonableness of results.

5. Demonstrate an attitude of professionalism, as evidenced by an ability to meet deadlines, complete assignments and perform tests and in-class assignments as scheduled.

6. Demonstrate achievement of the following learning outcomes related to essential employability skills:

  • execute mathematical operations accurately
  • apply a systematic approach to solve problems
  • manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects

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