Financial Math - MA2007 Semesters A & B

Course Description

This is a full year course that is broken down into two 0.50 (half) credit semesters.

Connecting practical mathematical concepts to personal and business settings, this course offers informative and highly useful lessons that challenge students to gain a deeper understanding of financial math. Relevant, project-based learning activities cover stimulating topics such as personal financial planning, budgeting and wise spending, banking, paying taxes, the importance of insurance, long-term investing, buying a house, consumer loans, economic principles, traveling abroad, starting a business, and analyzing business data. Offered as a two-semester course for high school students, this course encourages mastery of math skill sets, including percentages, proportions, data analysis, linear systems, and exponential functions

Alta Independent Description
Course Number MA2007
Credits 1.0
Prerequisites Math  8
Estimated Hours 120 Hours