BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

Business and Consumer Math

Part 1


Paper Course

$ 163.00

Instructor: Bart R Christensen MA
Credits: 0.50

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Algebra 1, Part 1 (ALG 051) or equivalent.


In this course, students will learn practical applications of mathematical skills such as buying a car, home, and insurance; budgeting; bank services; and savings and investing. This is the first course in a two-part Business and Consumer Math series (BMATH 041 and BMATH 043).

Course Content:

1. Owning a Car
2. Budgeting Your Money
3. Home Expenses
4. Consumer Spending and Discounts
5. Bank Services
6. Saving and Investing
7. Financial Statements
8. Travel and Transportation

Paper Courses:

Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.


This course may be counted for credit in either business or math, but not both.
Required Materials Cost
   Bmath 041 - CD     Included in tuition
   Printed Course Packet     Included in tuition