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Areas of Study | | MATT104 syllabus

 COURSE NUMBER: MATT104 COURSE TITLE: Business Mathematics DIVISION: Business IAI CODE(S): SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS: 3 CONTACT HOURS: 45 STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS: 135 DELIVERY MODE: In-Person, Online

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Business mathematical exercises and problems. Units of study will include decimals, fractions, banking, payroll records, taxes, percents in business, commission, discounts and markup. Other areas of study will include credit interest, installment buying, and depreciation.

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STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
• Develop ability to use fundamental applications of fractions, decimals and word problems as they relate to business situations.
• Develop ability to apply percentage applications as they relate to business situations.
• Develop ability to apply various accounting applications as they relate to business situations.
• Develop ability to apply various interest applications as they relate to business situations.

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
1. Fractions
2. Decimals
3. Word Problems and Equations
4. Percent
5. Commissions
6. Discounts/Markups
7. Banking
8. Various Interest Calculations

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
See bookstore website for current book(s) at https://www.dacc.edu/bookstore

EVALUATION:
Grades will consist of homework, comprehensive classroom problems, quizzes, hourly exams, a final exam, and participation.

The following grading scale will be used for the final course grades. However, the instructor reserves the right to vary the scale if necessary.

100-90% = A

89-80% = B

79-70% = C

69-60% = D

59-00% = F

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STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:
Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://www.dacc.edu/student-handbook

DISABILITY SERVICES:
Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.

REVISION:
Fall 2019