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Accounting for Technologists TMGT 7122

Technology Management Course

Course details

This course will involve the participant with aspects of accounting that impact on their roles as employee/managers within a technical organization. The course introduces the participant to as many accounting concepts, principles and the practical application of these principles as possible and it enhances their awareness and understanding of such areas as the balance sheet, the income statement, accounting systems, and the use that can be made of such accounting information.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

1.0

Cost

$340.98

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of TMGT 7122 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 45342

Duration

Tue Jan 17 - Tue Feb 14 (5 weeks)

  • 5 weeks
  • CRN 45342
  • $340.98
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 17 - Feb 14 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Instructor

Nitasha Naicker

Course outline

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Cost

$340.98

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. This course has mandatory virtual classroom sessions on Tuesday evenings, 1830-2130 PST. *This course utilizes the WileyPLUS e-learning program. WileyPLUS requires purchase of required e-text and access to WileyPLUS platform to access course assignments and additional course resources. Purchasing instructions will be shared by your instructor via The Learning Hub.* This course forms part of the Bachelor of Technology in TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT degree program. You may proceed to register for this course online, or by contacting Student Information and Enrollment Services (SIES) at 604-434-1610 or 1-866-434-1610 Toll-Free (Canada and US only).
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the candidate will be able to:

  • Describe what accounting is and why it is important for managers to have an understanding of accounting.
  • Analyze and record basic transactions into appropriate account classifications, prepare a Trial balance and a simple set of Financial Statements.
  • Evaluate a company's financial condition using ratio and analysis.
  • Describe the differences and similarities between Financial Accounting and Managerial Accounting.
  • Describe various costs classifications and explain how they react to changes in activity.
  • Analyze costs in order to make better management decisions.

Effective as of Fall 2011

Related Programs

Accounting for Technologists (TMGT 7122) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Geographic Information Systems
    Bachelor of Technology Full-time/Part-time

School of Energy

  1. Manufacturing
    Bachelor of Technology Part-time

School of Transportation

  1. Technology Management
    Bachelor of Technology Part-time

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