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iCatalog Home CMC 235 Selection and Use of Indices
(Last Modified:17-Apr-2019)

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Description
This course addresses key aspects of price indices and common sources of indices, as well as how and when to use them as applied to cost elements. The focus is on problem-solving and inquiry-based learning activities that require students to formulate and test ideas, draw conclusions and inferences, and pool and convey knowledge in a collaborative learning environment. Students will be exposed students to price indices and their role in adjusting prices/costs to compensate for inflation or deflation in order to facilitate comparisons and other analyses.
Objectives
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Target Attendees
Price/Cost Analysts with experience performing selection and use of price indices
Prerequisite(s)
None
Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable as a substitute for this course until the acceptance date specified below.)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
None None None None
Course Length
Approximately 24 hours over 5 weeks
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Facilitated/Online
Equivalent Courses None
ACE Recommended Credits None
PDS Code ZF6
DAU Public (material/prework) N/A
Continuing Education Units   2.4
Continuous Learning Points  24
Reservist Retirement Points   6
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
Notes
  • (Click Here) for the technical requirements for this course.
  • The completion of CMC 130 prior to registering for this course is recommended as well as a basic knowledge of selection and use of price indices and/or a strong business/economics education or experience is recommended.