#### CalSouthern’s Bachelor of Arts in Psychology Courses

The online psychology courses that comprise the Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree program at CalSouthern are listed below. In addition to a selection of general education courses, the program includes required and elective psychology courses as well as general electives.

## Required Core Courses

#### Lower Division Courses

### MATH 1105 Mathematics for Business

**Credits :**3

This course provides the Learner with the opportunity to develop skills in business math transactions. The focus of this course will be on percents, discounts, markups and markdowns on retail prices, payroll, simple interest and maturity value, discount notes, and the metric system.

**Learning Outcomes:**

- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers.
- Illustrate the three types of fractions.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
- Explain the place value of whole numbers and decimals.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
- Demonstrate keeping an accurate checking account balance.
- Interpret personal financial statements.
- Explain the basic procedures used to solve equations for the unknown.
- Compute sales and cash discounts, markup, markdown, and break-even pricing.
- Calculate markups based on cost and selling price.
- Calculate employee gross pay, and employee payroll taxes.
- Analyze simple interest and maturity value for months and years.
- Define the structure of promissory notes and the simple discount note.
- Differentiate between simple and compound interest and compare present value with compound interest.
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
- Introduce self and explain course expectations.
- Access information efficiently and effectively.
- Evaluate information critically and competently.
- Demonstrate your understanding of the applications of percents.

#### Upper Division Courses

### MATH 1105 Mathematics for Business

**Credits :**3

This course provides the Learner with the opportunity to develop skills in business math transactions. The focus of this course will be on percents, discounts, markups and markdowns on retail prices, payroll, simple interest and maturity value, discount notes, and the metric system.

**Learning Outcomes:**

- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers.
- Illustrate the three types of fractions.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
- Explain the place value of whole numbers and decimals.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
- Demonstrate keeping an accurate checking account balance.
- Interpret personal financial statements.
- Explain the basic procedures used to solve equations for the unknown.
- Compute sales and cash discounts, markup, markdown, and break-even pricing.
- Calculate markups based on cost and selling price.
- Calculate employee gross pay, and employee payroll taxes.
- Analyze simple interest and maturity value for months and years.
- Define the structure of promissory notes and the simple discount note.
- Differentiate between simple and compound interest and compare present value with compound interest.
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
- Introduce self and explain course expectations.
- Access information efficiently and effectively.
- Evaluate information critically and competently.
- Demonstrate your understanding of the applications of percents.

#### Psychology Elective Courses

### MATH 1105 Mathematics for Business

**Credits :**3

This course provides the Learner with the opportunity to develop skills in business math transactions. The focus of this course will be on percents, discounts, markups and markdowns on retail prices, payroll, simple interest and maturity value, discount notes, and the metric system.

**Learning Outcomes:**

- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers.
- Illustrate the three types of fractions.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
- Explain the place value of whole numbers and decimals.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
- Demonstrate keeping an accurate checking account balance.
- Interpret personal financial statements.
- Explain the basic procedures used to solve equations for the unknown.
- Compute sales and cash discounts, markup, markdown, and break-even pricing.
- Calculate markups based on cost and selling price.
- Calculate employee gross pay, and employee payroll taxes.
- Analyze simple interest and maturity value for months and years.
- Define the structure of promissory notes and the simple discount note.
- Differentiate between simple and compound interest and compare present value with compound interest.
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
- Introduce self and explain course expectations.
- Access information efficiently and effectively.
- Evaluate information critically and competently.
- Demonstrate your understanding of the applications of percents.

## General Education

#### English

#### Lower Division

### MATH 1105 Mathematics for Business

**Credits :**3

**Learning Outcomes:**

- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers.
- Illustrate the three types of fractions.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
- Explain the place value of whole numbers and decimals.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
- Demonstrate keeping an accurate checking account balance.
- Interpret personal financial statements.
- Explain the basic procedures used to solve equations for the unknown.
- Compute sales and cash discounts, markup, markdown, and break-even pricing.
- Calculate markups based on cost and selling price.
- Calculate employee gross pay, and employee payroll taxes.
- Analyze simple interest and maturity value for months and years.
- Define the structure of promissory notes and the simple discount note.
- Differentiate between simple and compound interest and compare present value with compound interest.
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
- Introduce self and explain course expectations.
- Access information efficiently and effectively.
- Evaluate information critically and competently.
- Demonstrate your understanding of the applications of percents.

#### Upper Division

### MATH 1105 Mathematics for Business

**Credits :**3

**Learning Outcomes:**

- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers.
- Illustrate the three types of fractions.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
- Explain the place value of whole numbers and decimals.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
- Demonstrate keeping an accurate checking account balance.
- Interpret personal financial statements.
- Explain the basic procedures used to solve equations for the unknown.
- Compute sales and cash discounts, markup, markdown, and break-even pricing.
- Calculate markups based on cost and selling price.
- Calculate employee gross pay, and employee payroll taxes.
- Analyze simple interest and maturity value for months and years.
- Define the structure of promissory notes and the simple discount note.
- Differentiate between simple and compound interest and compare present value with compound interest.
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
- Introduce self and explain course expectations.
- Access information efficiently and effectively.
- Evaluate information critically and competently.
- Demonstrate your understanding of the applications of percents.

#### Humanities

#### Lower Division

### MATH 1105 Mathematics for Business

**Credits :**3

**Learning Outcomes:**

- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers.
- Illustrate the three types of fractions.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
- Explain the place value of whole numbers and decimals.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
- Demonstrate keeping an accurate checking account balance.
- Interpret personal financial statements.
- Explain the basic procedures used to solve equations for the unknown.
- Compute sales and cash discounts, markup, markdown, and break-even pricing.
- Calculate markups based on cost and selling price.
- Calculate employee gross pay, and employee payroll taxes.
- Analyze simple interest and maturity value for months and years.
- Define the structure of promissory notes and the simple discount note.
- Differentiate between simple and compound interest and compare present value with compound interest.
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
- Introduce self and explain course expectations.
- Access information efficiently and effectively.
- Evaluate information critically and competently.
- Demonstrate your understanding of the applications of percents.

#### Upper Division

### MATH 1105 Mathematics for Business

**Credits :**3

**Learning Outcomes:**

- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers.
- Illustrate the three types of fractions.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
- Explain the place value of whole numbers and decimals.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
- Demonstrate keeping an accurate checking account balance.
- Interpret personal financial statements.
- Explain the basic procedures used to solve equations for the unknown.
- Compute sales and cash discounts, markup, markdown, and break-even pricing.
- Calculate markups based on cost and selling price.
- Calculate employee gross pay, and employee payroll taxes.
- Analyze simple interest and maturity value for months and years.
- Define the structure of promissory notes and the simple discount note.
- Differentiate between simple and compound interest and compare present value with compound interest.
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
- Introduce self and explain course expectations.
- Access information efficiently and effectively.
- Evaluate information critically and competently.
- Demonstrate your understanding of the applications of percents.

#### Math

#### Lower Division

### MATH 1105 Mathematics for Business

**Credits :**3

**Learning Outcomes:**

- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers.
- Illustrate the three types of fractions.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
- Explain the place value of whole numbers and decimals.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
- Demonstrate keeping an accurate checking account balance.
- Interpret personal financial statements.
- Explain the basic procedures used to solve equations for the unknown.
- Compute sales and cash discounts, markup, markdown, and break-even pricing.
- Calculate markups based on cost and selling price.
- Calculate employee gross pay, and employee payroll taxes.
- Analyze simple interest and maturity value for months and years.
- Define the structure of promissory notes and the simple discount note.
- Differentiate between simple and compound interest and compare present value with compound interest.
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
- Introduce self and explain course expectations.
- Access information efficiently and effectively.
- Evaluate information critically and competently.
- Demonstrate your understanding of the applications of percents.

#### Natural Science

#### Lower Division

### MATH 1105 Mathematics for Business

**Credits :**3

**Learning Outcomes:**

- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers.
- Illustrate the three types of fractions.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
- Explain the place value of whole numbers and decimals.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
- Demonstrate keeping an accurate checking account balance.
- Interpret personal financial statements.
- Explain the basic procedures used to solve equations for the unknown.
- Compute sales and cash discounts, markup, markdown, and break-even pricing.
- Calculate markups based on cost and selling price.
- Calculate employee gross pay, and employee payroll taxes.
- Analyze simple interest and maturity value for months and years.
- Define the structure of promissory notes and the simple discount note.
- Differentiate between simple and compound interest and compare present value with compound interest.
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
- Introduce self and explain course expectations.
- Access information efficiently and effectively.
- Evaluate information critically and competently.
- Demonstrate your understanding of the applications of percents.

#### Upper Division

### MATH 1105 Mathematics for Business

**Credits :**3

**Learning Outcomes:**

- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers.
- Illustrate the three types of fractions.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
- Explain the place value of whole numbers and decimals.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
- Demonstrate keeping an accurate checking account balance.
- Interpret personal financial statements.
- Explain the basic procedures used to solve equations for the unknown.
- Compute sales and cash discounts, markup, markdown, and break-even pricing.
- Calculate markups based on cost and selling price.
- Calculate employee gross pay, and employee payroll taxes.
- Analyze simple interest and maturity value for months and years.
- Define the structure of promissory notes and the simple discount note.
- Differentiate between simple and compound interest and compare present value with compound interest.
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
- Introduce self and explain course expectations.
- Access information efficiently and effectively.
- Evaluate information critically and competently.
- Demonstrate your understanding of the applications of percents.

#### Social Science

#### Lower Division

### MATH 1105 Mathematics for Business

**Credits :**3

**Learning Outcomes:**

- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers.
- Illustrate the three types of fractions.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions.
- Explain the place value of whole numbers and decimals.
- Demonstrate the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.
- Demonstrate keeping an accurate checking account balance.
- Interpret personal financial statements.
- Explain the basic procedures used to solve equations for the unknown.
- Compute sales and cash discounts, markup, markdown, and break-even pricing.
- Calculate markups based on cost and selling price.
- Calculate employee gross pay, and employee payroll taxes.
- Analyze simple interest and maturity value for months and years.
- Define the structure of promissory notes and the simple discount note.
- Differentiate between simple and compound interest and compare present value with compound interest.
- Integrate the course concepts through interaction with other Learners and your Mentor.
- Introduce self and explain course expectations.
- Access information efficiently and effectively.
- Evaluate information critically and competently.
- Demonstrate your understanding of the applications of percents.