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FIN 302 Personal Finance: Personal Finance - Summer 1 2015
Taught by: G. Michael Phillips
Prerequisite: Completion of the lower division writing requirement. Now also open to business and economics majors. Examination of the concepts necessary for the rational allocation of personal resources. Emphasis is on the significant financial decisions facing each household during its life cycle. The role of financial institutions and governmental economic policy is evaluated in the context of their potential impact on personal financial planning. (Available for General Education, Lifelong Learning & Information Competency)
This version of Fin302 is an online version of Personal Finance taught using the www.BoringFinance.com or www.ProfMike.com platforms in addition to using the www.WileyPLUS.com learning platform. Note that electronic versions of the text and the www.WileyPLUS.com access are available at www.wileybookstore.com/csun . Students may also choose to purchase subscriptions to the Print Edition of the Wall Street Journal in order to do some of the optional assignments.