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Cost/Managerial Accounting 1 FMGT 3210

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course emphasizes the following: role of the management accountant, cost concepts & terminology, job costing, cost-volume- profit- analysis, activity-based costing & activity-based management, budgeting and control, standard costs, variance analysis and income effects of alternative inventory costing methods. Cost and Managerial Accounting 1 will also demonstrate how to use financial information and various decision-making tools to make sound business decisions.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

4.0

Cost

$573.68 - $586.54 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below is one offering of FMGT 3210 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 61278

Duration

Wed May 25 - Wed Aug 17 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 61278
  • $573.81
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
May 25 - Aug 17 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Jun 29 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online SE06 Rm. 206
Aug 17 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online SE06 Rm. 206
Instructor

Randy Robinson

Course outline

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Credits

4

Cost

$573.81

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. The following dates WILL BE HELD IN-CLASS at the Burnaby Campus: Midterm: June 29th Final: August 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 if its a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
Status

In Progress

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

Fall 2022

Below are three offerings of FMGT 3210 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 31291

Duration

Wed Sep 07 - Wed Nov 30 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 31291
  • $573.68
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 30 Wed 17:30 - 20:30 Downtown DTC Rm. 840
Instructor

Susan Stuart

Course outline

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Credits

4

Cost

$573.68

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
Status

CRN 31292

Duration

Sat Sep 10 - Sat Dec 03 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 31292
  • $586.54
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Dec 03 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 2009
Instructor

Ron Messer

Course outline

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Credits

4

Cost

$586.54

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
Status

CRN 30994

Duration

Mon Sep 12 - Mon Dec 05 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 30994
  • $586.54
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Dec 05 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 Online
Oct 17 - Oct 24 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 205
Dec 05 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 205
Instructor

Susan Stuart

Course outline

View

Credits

4

Cost

$586.54

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. The following dates will be HELD IN-CLASS at the Burnaby Campus: Midterm: October 17th Midterm Debrief: October 24th Final: December 5th Class WILL be held on Monday, October 10th (Thanksgiving). 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
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Identify the roles of the management accountant in the organization's planning and control functions.
  • Prepare financial statements for a manufacturing organization.
  • Define and differentiate between a variety of terms used in cost and managerial accounting.
  • Distinguish between job-order, process costing and activity based costing systems with regard to the methods of accumulating costs.
  • Develop predetermined manufacturing overhead rates for application to jobs.
  • Illustrate the flow of costs through a job cost system.
  • Determine and implement alternative methods of dealing with under-or over-applied overhead.
  • Analyze the effects of changes in prices, volumes, and cost structures on organizational profitability and do sensitivity analysis of these relationships.
  • Complete all the budgets and supporting schedules required in the preparation of a master budget.
  • Apply the concepts of responsibility accounting to management evaluation and control.
  • Prepare performance reports incorporating flexible budgets.
  • Develop standard costs for direct materials, direct labour, variable and fixed overhead and compute the appropriate variances.
  • Evaluate and implement the decision of whether or not to investigate a variance.
  • Evaluate the effects of alternative methods of inventory-costing.
  • Evaluate the effects of alternative denominator activity levels in absorption costing.
  • Describe and implement alternative methods of disposing of variances at year end.

Effective as of Fall 2004

Related Programs

Cost/Managerial Accounting 1 (FMGT 3210) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Accounting
    Diploma Full-time
  2. Accounting
    Diploma Part-time
  3. Advanced Business Management
    Certificate Part-time
  4. Computerized Accounting
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  5. Finance
    Diploma Full-time
  6. Finance
    Diploma Part-time
  7. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  8. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  9. Financial Planning
    Diploma Part-time
  10. Financial Planning
    Diploma Full-time

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