- Name: Personal Finance
- Division: Career & Technical Education
- Discipline: Finance
- Units (Credits): 3.00
I. Catalog Course Description
Introduces personal financial planning. Emphasizes budgeting, obtaining credit, buying decisions for a home, auto or other large purchases, investment decisions, and retirement planning.
II: Course Objectives
This course introduces personal financial planning. Emphasizes budgeting, obtaining credit, buying decisions for a home, auto or other large purchases, investment decisions, and retirement planning.
- After completing the course, the student should be able to demonstrate a basic knowledge of Personal Financial decisions
- The student will be able to manage their personal financial decisions in an improved manner
- After completion of the course the student should be able to develop a budget and understand basic cash and credit management of their finances
III: Course Linkage
This course addresses the following Student Learning Objectives of the General Education Mission by ensuring that successful students:
- Are able to demonstrate college level reading, writing, and oral communication skills.
- Possess adequate problem solving, creative reasoning, and critical thinking skills.
- Can engage in meaningful self assessments and work effectively with others.
- Utilize effective and efficient learning skills, including locating and evaluating sources of information.
- Have knowledge of the subject matter to a level that is appropriate to the emphasis of their degree.
- Develop and improve their creative abilities.
- Appreciate the need for continuing education and lifelong learning.
- Will succeed at transfer institutions.
Scheduled FIN-101 classes:
There are currently no FIN-101 classes scheduled for this term.