FINANCIAL LITERACY (0.5 Credit Available)
Must be completed in order.
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Description||Credit(s)||Fulfills|
|BFINLIT01||Unit 1: Decision-Making & Goals||This course introduces how to make and write a financial goal and then apply those goals to a monthly budget. It also covers decision making, advertising, and bankruptcy as it relates to personal finances.||0.125 or 1/8th||Financial Literacy|
|BFINLIT02||Unit 2: Income & Careers||This course covers sources of income, introduction to individual tax withholdings, how to file annual taxes, and how to choose a career.||0.125 or 1/8th||Financial Literacy|
|BFINLIT03||Unit 3: Principles of Money Management||This course explains how banks and financial institutions work as well as how to manage basic financial accounts. This course also covers consumer protection, credit scores, fraud, and the required elements of a contract.||0.125 or 1/8th||Financial Literacy|
|BFINLIT04||Unit 4: Saving, Investing, & Retirement Planning||This course introduces how to prepare and save for retirement, the various types of insurance available, and the basics of stocks and investing.||0.125 or 1/8th||Financial Literacy|