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FMGT 1100 - Accounting 1

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

This course covers the full accounting cycle for individuals with little or no accounting background. Topics include accounting as an information system; introduction to accounting theory; income measure; traditional record keeping; the accounting cycle; special journals; cash and financial statements.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$449.00

Spring/Summer 2014

Below are 13 offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2014 term.

CRN 21034

Start any time

This is a distance education course. Start any time during the Spring/Summer 2014 term. You have 30 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. Correspondence format.
  2. The textbook being used in correspondence is Accounting (custom) by Horngren, 8th edtion. This textbook AND an assignment package are necessary in order to proceed with and complete this course. You may purchase this in person or online at the following link: www.bcitbookstore.ca/distance/
  3. Important course information will be sent to you immediately after registering. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 21035

Start any time

This is a distance education course. Start any time during the Spring/Summer 2014 term. You have 24 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$85.00

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This section is for CURRENT FMGT 1100 correspondence students who require additonal time in which to complete the course. This is a one time option only. Please contact the department for approval. Call Ruth MacKay at 604-412-7417 or e-mail ruth_mackay@bcit.ca
  4. Important course information will be sent to you immediately after registering. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 58619

Mon Apr 07 - Mon Jun 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 07 - Jun 23 Online

Instructor

Bernadette Edwards

Course Outline

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Please note: You may register for this course until the end of the week (April 12). This course includes the MyAccountingLab program which offers accounting problems, exercises and feedback for students. This program requires an access PIN code - available in NEW textbook packages. If students purchase used texts there will be an additional fee to obtain the access PIN code. Instructor will hand out MyAccountingLab information in the first class. Students are advised to purchase the textbook prior to the first class at etiher the Burnaby or downtown campus bookstores.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 20404

Tue Apr 08 - Tue Jun 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 08 - Jun 24 Tue 18:30 - 21:45 BBY SW5 Rm. 2825

Instructor

Gary Nitikman

Course Outline

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. This course includes the MyAccountingLab program which offers accounting problems, exercises and feedback for students. This program requires an access PIN code - available in NEW textbook packages. If students purchase used texts there will be an additional fee to obtain the access PIN code. Instructors will hand out MyAccountingLab information in the first class.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 20401

Thu Apr 10 - Mon May 19 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - May 19 Mon/Thu 18:30 - 21:45 BBY NE1 Rm. 239

Instructor

Murray Livergant

Course Outline

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. This course includes the MyAccountingLab program which offers accounting problems, exercises and feedback for students. This program requires an access PIN code - available in NEW textbook packages. If students purchase used texts there will be an additional fee to obtain the access PIN code. Instructor will hand out MyAccountingLab information in the first class. Class WILL BE held on Monday April 21 ( Easter Monday) and Monday, May 19 (Victoria Day).

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 20405

Thu Apr 10 - Thu Jun 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 26 Thu 17:30 - 20:45 DTC Rm. 385

Instructor

Mandeep Mann

Course Outline

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. This course includes the MyAccountingLab program which offers accounting problems, exercises and feedback for students. This program requires an access PIN code - available in NEW textbook packages. If students purchase used texts there will be an additional fee to obtain the access PIN code. Instructor will hand out MyAccountingLab information in the first class. Students are advised to purchase the textbook prior to the first class at etiher the Burnaby or downtown campus bookstores.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 20394

Sat Apr 12 - Sat May 10 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - May 10 Sat 09:00 - 17:15 DTC Rm. 385

Instructor

Barb Fellnermayr

Course Outline

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. This course includes the MyAccountingLab program which offers accounting problems, exercises and feedback for students. This program requires an access PIN code - available in NEW textbook packages. If students purchase used texts there will be an additional fee to obtain the access PIN code. Instructors will hand out MyAccountingLab information in the first class. Students are advised to purchase the textbook prior to the first class at either the Burnaby or downtown campus bookstores. If course if full, capacity will NOT be increased. Class WILL BE held on Saturday, April 19 (Easter Weedend).

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 27511

Sat Apr 12 - Sat Jul 05 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - Jul 05 Sat 09:00 - 12:15 BBY SE6 Rm. 206

Instructor

Ron Moody

Course Outline

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. This course includes the MyAccountingLab program which offers accounting problems, exercises and feedback for students. This program requires an access PIN code - available in NEW textbook packages. If students purchase used texts there will be an additional fee to obtain the access PIN code. Instructor will hand out MyAccountingLab information in the first class. Class WILL BE held on Saturday, April 19 (Easter weekend). Class WILL NOT be held on Saturday, May 17 (Victoria Day weekend).

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 28795

Sat Apr 12 - Sat May 10 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - May 10 Sat 09:00 - 17:15 BBY SE12 Rm. 302

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. This course includes the MyAccountingLab program which offers accounting problems, exercises and feedback for students. This program requires an access PIN code - available in NEW textbook packages. If students purchase used texts there will be an additional fee to obtain the access PIN code. Instructor will hand out MyAccountingLab information in the first class. Class WILL BE held on Saturday, April 19 (Easter weekend).

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Cancelled

CRN 27627

Tue May 06 - Tue Jul 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 06 - Jul 29 Tue 18:30 - 21:45 BBY SW1 Rm. 2009

Instructor

Frances Yip

Course Outline

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. This course includes the MyAccountingLab program which offers accounting problems, exercises and feedback for students. This program requires an access PIN code - available in NEW textbook packages. If students purchase used texts there will be an additional fee to obtain the access PIN code. Course instructors will hand out MyAccountingLab information in the first class. Class WILL NOT be held on Tuesday, July 1, (Canada Day).

CRN 58612

Wed May 07 - Wed Aug 13 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 07 - Aug 13 Wed 13:30 - 16:20 BBY SW1 Rm. 2005

Instructor

Randy Robinson

Course Outline

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. This section will be taught along with international students enrolled in the Business Management Studies (BMS) program. This course is longer in duration (15 weeks) than the standard format of other part-time sections of this course.

CRN 20397

Mon Jun 09 - Thu Jun 26 3 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 09 - Jun 26 Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 13:00 - 16:15 BBY SE6 Rm. 204

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. This course is a compressed format which requires no other external time demands on the student. The department strongly suggests that students focus solely on this course and course requirements (such as class homework and class preparation) to ensure success. NO LATE REGISTRATIONS! Students are advised that computer access is required for this course.

CRN 20400

Thu Jul 03 - Mon Aug 11 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jul 03 - Aug 11 Mon/Thu 18:30 - 21:45 BBY

Instructor

Jaime May

Course Outline

Cost

$449.00

Notes

  1. NO LATE REGISTRATIONS! Students cannot register after July 7. This course is a compressed format which requires no other time demands on the student. The department strongly suggests that students focus solely on this course to ensure success. This course includes the MyAccountingLab program which offers accounting problems, exercises and feedback for students. This program requires an access PIN code - available in NEW textbook packages. If students purchase used texts there will be an additional fee to obtain the access PIN code. Course instructors will hand out MyAccountingLab information in the first class. Class may held on Monday, August 4 (BC Day).

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the nature and purpose of accounting information including its limitations and basic concepts.
  • Apply generally accepted accounting principles in the analysis and recording of business transactions.
  • Apply the basic principles of double-entry bookkeeping to record transactions for both a service and a merchandising business.
  • Prepare a trial balance.
  • Analyze and record adjusting journal entries.
  • Prepare financial statements (Income Statement, Statement of Owner's Equity and the Balance Sheet) for a service business and merchandising business.
  • Prepare closing journal entries and close a set of books.
  • Describe and differentiate the three forms of business organization.
  • Determine the value of ending inventories under alternative generally accepted accounting methods.
  • Apply estimating techniques to value ending inventories for interim financial statements and to estimate inventory shortages.

Related Programs

FMGT 1100 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Advanced Marketing Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Business Essentials
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate
  3. Business Information Technology Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  4. Business Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  5. Business Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  6. Business Management Advanced Placement – Degree/Diploma entry
    Part-time   Diploma of Technology
  7. Business Management Studies (BMS)
    Full-time   Associate Certificate
  8. Business Operations Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  9. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  10. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  11. Human Resource Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  12. International Business Management (Global Supply Chain Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  13. International Business Management (International Business Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  14. Marketing Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  15. Marketing Management (Marketing Communications Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  16. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  17. Marketing Management (Tourism Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  18. Marketing Management - Entrepreneurship
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2014

Books for Spring/Summer 2014 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

Accounting, Volume 1, Ninth Canadian Edition with MyAccountingLab (9th Edition)
Author Charles T. Horngren, Walter T. Harrison Jr., Jo-Ann L. Johnston, Carol A. Meissner, Peter R. Norwood
Publisher Pearson Education Canada
Copyright 2013
Binding Misc. Supplies
ISBN 978-0-13309-863-1
Price $129.95
Required

Accounting Vol 1 & 2 W/ Mal Cdn Edition
Author Horngren
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2013
Binding Packaged & Collated
ISBN 978-0-13347-259-2
Price $233.50
Optional

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

Accounting, Volume 1, Ninth Canadian Edition with MyAccountingLab (9th Edition)
Author Charles T. Horngren, Walter T. Harrison Jr., Jo-Ann L. Johnston, Carol A. Meissner, Peter R. Norwood
Publisher Pearson Education Canada
Copyright 2013
Binding Misc. Supplies
ISBN 978-0-13309-863-1
Price $129.95
Required

Accounting Vol 1 & 2 W/ Mal Cdn Edition
Author Horngren
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2013
Binding Packaged & Collated
ISBN 978-0-13347-259-2
Price $233.50
Optional

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Accounting, Volume 1, Ninth Canadian Edition with MyAccountingLab (9th Edition)
Author Charles T. Horngren, Walter T. Harrison Jr., Jo-Ann L. Johnston, Carol A. Meissner, Peter R. Norwood
Publisher Pearson Education Canada
Copyright 2013
Binding Misc. Supplies
ISBN 978-0-13309-863-1
Price $129.95
Required

Accounting Vol 1 & 2 W/ Mal Cdn Edition
Author Horngren
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2013
Binding Packaged & Collated
ISBN 978-0-13347-259-2
Price $233.50
Optional

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