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Accounting for the Manager FMGT 1152

Financial Management Course

Course details

Covers the accounting function and the services it provides to the manager. Topics include preparation and interpretation of various financial statements, reports, budgets, etc., in managerial decision-making.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$624.99 - $636.53 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of FMGT 1152 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 48954

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Sat Dec 03 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 48954
  • $624.99
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Oct 04 N/A N/A Online
Oct 11 Tue 18:30 - 21:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 206
Oct 18 - Nov 22 N/A N/A Online
Nov 28 Mon 18:30 - 21:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 205
Instructor

Richard McCallum

Course outline

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Credits

3

Cost

$624.99

Important information
  1. Exams will be held during class times IN PERSON at the Burnaby Campus. Exam details are listed above. This course may not be audited. Please direct any inquiries to FMGT_Online@bcit.ca.
Status

In Progress

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

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of FMGT 1152 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 41402

Duration

Mon Jan 09 - Mon Apr 17 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 41402
  • $636.53
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Feb 06 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Feb 13 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 4076
Feb 27 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 2020
Mar 06 - Apr 03 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Apr 17 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 2020
Instructor

Nitasha Naicker

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Cost

$636.53

Important information
  1. The following dates will be HELD IN-CLASS at the Burnaby Campus. Midterm: February 13th Midterm Debrief: February 27th Final: April 17th This is not a self-paced course. You will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date. Class WILL NOT be held Monday, Feb. 20th (Family Day) & Monday, April 10th (Easter Monday).
Status

CRN 90370

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Wed Mar 29 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 90370
  • $636.53
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Jan 31 N/A N/A Online
Feb 07 Tue 18:30 - 21:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 206
Feb 14 - Mar 21 N/A N/A Online
Mar 29 Wed 18:30 - 21:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 205
Instructor

Richard McCallum

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

3

Cost

$636.53

Important information
  1. Exams will be held IN PERSON at the Burnaby Campus as indicated above. This course is asynchronous, but not self-paced. Students must complete the assignments as shown on the course schedule. This course may not be audited. Please email any questions regarding this section to FMGT_Online@bcit.ca.
Status

Full

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

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Describe and differentiate the three forms of business organization.
  • Prepare and analyze financial statements.
  • Apply the basic principles of worksheet bookkeeping to record transactions for both a service and a merchandising business, including period-end adjustments.
  • Demonstrate the Weighted Average and FIFO methods of inventory costing.
  • Identify capital assets.
  • Understand, explain, and employ various methods of depreciation.
  • Define and differentiate between a variety of terms used in cost and managerial accounting.
  • Compute the breakeven point and determine the activity level needed to achieve a desired net profit figure.
  • Use the High-Low method for splitting mixed costs into their variable and fixed components.
  • Analyze and make recommendations in several typical business decision scenarios.
  • Develop cash budgets.
  • Apply the concepts of responsibility accounting to management evaluation and control.
  • Analyze and make recommendations in capital budgeting decisions.

Effective as of Fall 2020

Related Programs

Accounting for the Manager (FMGT 1152) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Business Administration
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  2. Business Fundamentals
    Associate Certificate Full-time
  3. Business Management
    Certificate Part-time
  4. Financial Management (Financial Planning)
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  5. Fire Executive Management
    BCIT/Industry Partnership Certificate Part-time
  6. Graphic Communications Technology Management
    Diploma Full-time
  7. Human Resource Management
    Certificate Part-time
  8. International Trade and Transportation Logistics
    Certificate Part-time
  9. Marketing Management - Retail Marketing Management
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  10. Media Techniques for Business
    Certificate Part-time
  11. Music Business
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  12. Operations Management (Facilities Management Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  13. Operations Management (Industrial Engineering Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  14. Operations Management (Management Engineering Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  15. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  16. Small Business Management
    Statement of Completion Part-time
  17. Sustainable Event Management
    Certificate Part-time

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