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FMGT 4210 - Cost and Managerial Accounting 2

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

Emphasizes relevant costing for decision-making, cost behaviour, cost allocation, joint and by-product costs, process costing, regression analysis, linear programming, mix and yield variances, decentralization, transfer pricing, and performance evaluation and compensation.

Prerequisite(s)

FMGT 3210

Credits

5.5

Cost

$657.41 - $674.63 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2015

Below are four offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2015 term.

CRN 21046

Start any time

This is a distance learning course. Start any time. You have 30 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$657.41

Notes

  1. Correspondence format.
  2. Students must purchase a textbook(s) AND an assignment package in order to proceed with this course. These itmes may be purchased in person at the BCIT Burnaby campus or online at www.bcitbookstore.ca/distance MANDATORY prerequisite: FMGT 1100, FMGT 2100 and FMGT 3210.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you immediately after registering. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 21047

Start any time

This is a distance learning course. Start any time. You have 24 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$90.00

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This section is for CURRENT FMGT 4210 correspondence students who require additional time in which to complete the course. This is a one time option only. Please contact the department for approval by e-mail at 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.

Online registration for this course offering is not available. However, you can still register via phone, mail or in person.

Registration Options

CRN 22639

Tue Apr 14 - Tue Jul 07 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 14 - Jul 07 Tue 18:00 - 22:00 BBY SW1 Rm. 2020

Instructor

Corey Carriveau

Course Outline

Cost

$657.41

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 52598

Mon Jun 15 - Mon Jul 27 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 15 - Jul 27 Mon/Thu 18:00 - 22:00 BBY SE6 Rm. 112

Instructor

Randy Robinson

Course Outline

Cost

$657.41

Fall 2015

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2015 term.

CRN 32090

Wed Sep 16 - Wed Dec 16 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 16 - Dec 16 Wed 17:30 - 21:30 DTC

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$674.63

Notes

  1. Class WILL NOT BE held on Wednesday, November 11th

This section is only available for registration starting Sun, May 24 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 30764

Thu Sep 17 - Thu Dec 10 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 17 - Dec 10 Thu 18:00 - 22:00 BBY SE6 Rm. 204

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$674.63

This section is only available for registration starting Sun, May 24 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Describe various methods for splitting mixed costs into their variable and fixed components.
  • Use the High-Low method for splitting mixed costs into their variable and fixed components.
  • Apply the learning curve in making estimates of future costs.
  • Use regression analysis for splitting mixed costs into their variable and fixed components and evaluate the validity of the results.
  • Provide relevant costs to assist management in decision making and pricing.
  • Apply linear programming to assist management in the allocation of scarce resources.
  • Allocate costs from service departments to production departments using the direct, step and reciprocal methods.
  • Prepare income statements for segments of an organization using the contribution approach.
  • Allocate joint costs to joint products using the physical measures, sales value at split-off, relative sales value and constant gross profit percentage methods.
  • Provide information to assist management in deciding whether joint products should be processed beyond the split-off point.
  • Account for by-product revenues and costs.
  • Demonstrate the Weighted Average and FIFO methods of process costing.
  • Show how standard costs can be used in process costing.
  • Demonstrate how interdepartmental transfers affect Weighted Average and FIFO process costing.
  • Account for spoilage in process costing using both the Weighted Average and FIFO methods.
  • Demonstrate the use of JIT costing, Operation costing and Backflush costing.
  • Develop methods for controlling the costs of major projects.
  • Divide the Sales Volume Variance into Quantity and Mix or Market Size and Share Variances.
  • Compute Mix and Yield variances for direct materials and labour.
  • Evaluate various management control systems and the control of “Quality” and “Time”.
  • Evaluate the benefits and costs of decentralization.
  • Demonstrate three general methods for determining transfer prices.
  • Evaluate alternative performance measurement and compensation systems.

Related Programs

FMGT 4210 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Accounting
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Finance
    Full-time   Diploma
  3. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  4. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate

Books & Supplies

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

Spring/Summer 2015

Books for Spring/Summer 2015 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

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.

Cost Accounting: A Managerial Emphasis, Sixth Canadian Edition Plus NEW MyAccountingLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (6th Edition)
Author Charles T. Horngren, Srikant M. Datar, George Foster, Madhav T. Rajan, Christopher D. Ittner, Maureen P. Gowing, Steve Janz
Publisher Pearson Education Canada
Copyright 2013
Binding Hardcover
ISBN 978-0-13338-940-1
Price $173.50
Choose One

Ebook Cost Accounting Digital Option (180 Days)
Author Horngren
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2013
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13340-786-0
Price $112.50
Choose One

Fall 2015

No information on books is currently available for Fall 2015 offerings of this course.

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