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Course details

This course provides students with an introduction to the tools and concepts required for the financial management of a business. The perspective taken is that of maximizing shareholder value, subject to legal and ethical constraints. Topics include free cash flow, the time value of money, financial statement analysis, corporate financial planning, working capital management and an introduction to capital markets and securities valuation.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

4.0

Cost

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

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of FMGT 3510 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 30762

Duration

Fri Sep 09 - Fri Dec 16 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 30762
  • $586.54
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 16 Fri 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby
Instructor

TBD

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.
  2. Class WILL NOT be held on Friday, September 30th (National Day for Truth and Reconciliation), and Friday, November 11th (Remembrance Day).
Status

Cancelled

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

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of FMGT 3510 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 83231

Duration

Thu Jan 05 - Thu Mar 30 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 83231
  • $573.68
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 30 Thu 17:30 - 20:30 Downtown DTC Rm. 483
Instructor

Andrew Parkinson

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

4

Cost

$573.68

Status

Seats Available

3 seats remaining as of Thu December 8, 2022 at 11:12 am (PST). Availability may change at any time.

CRN 16436

Duration

Mon Jan 09 - Mon Apr 17 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 16436
  • $586.54
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Feb 20 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Feb 27 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 313
Mar 06 - Apr 10 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Apr 17 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE12 Rm. 313
Instructor

Joe Ilsever

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Credits

4

Cost

$586.54

Important information
  1. The following dates will be HELD IN-CLASS at the Burnaby Campus: Midterm: 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.
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Understand the role corporate finance plays in enabling a firm to survive in an environment of accelerating change and competition.
  • Determine the effect of the financial environment on the corporation, i.e., the effects of taxation, form of organization, interest rates, inflation and the state of capital markets.
  • Perform time value of money calculations.
  • Compute the effect of risk and return on the cost of capital and the value of the firm.
  • Determine a firm's optimal mixture of working capital, i.e., cash, receivables, inventory and short-term debt.

Effective as of Fall 2014

Related Programs

Finance 1 (FMGT 3510) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Accounting
    Diploma Full-time
  2. Accounting
    Diploma Part-time
  3. Finance
    Diploma Full-time
  4. Finance
    Diploma Part-time
  5. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  6. Financial Planning
    Diploma Part-time
  7. Financial Planning
    Diploma Full-time
  8. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Certificate Part-time

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