Practical Math for the Workplace

On-Line Instructor: Constance Yates

Date: February 4 – March 1, 2013
Cost: $145

For anyone interested in acquiring the skills needed to understand and perform common business activities such as payroll, banking, invoicing, and purchasing.   Business owners and managers will find this course particularly beneficial in providing a clear and understandable insight into the basic mathematical skills and processes needed to perform financial tasks required in the workplace.   This course provides a basic foundation for understanding the practical applications of mathematics in common workplace activities.

Unit 1-Practical Business Math Fundamentals
-Whole numbers and basic math functions
- Fractions
- Decimals
- Percentages

Unit 2 – Banking
- Banking Basics
- Simple Interest
- Compound Interest
- Promissory Notes and Mortgages

Unit 3 – Payroll
- Rules and Regulations
- Calculating Gross Pay
- Payroll Deductions
- Pay Day

Unit 4 – Purchasing and Invoicing
- Trade Discounts
- Cash Discounts
- Disbursement Strategies
- Invoicing

For more information on this and other related classes please go to NMSUA@YOUGOTCLASS.