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Personal Financial Planning 1 FMGT 1810

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Introduces student to the field of personal financial planning. Covers the issues to be considered in building a sound program to achieve long term financial goals. Topics include money management, insurance, investments and portfolio distribution, wills, estates, pension management and tax planning. This course is a college level credit course and the workload is commensurate with that level of difficulty. The Associate Certificate in Financial Planning is a Financial Planning Standards Council (FPSC®) pre-approved Core Curriculum program and meets Certified Financial Planner® (CFP) program academic requirements. For further information about earning the CFP designation, please visit fpcanada.ca/students-and-candidates/paths-to-certification

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$511.53 - $524.39 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below is one offering of FMGT 1810 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 52585

Duration

Mon Jul 04 - Mon Aug 15 (7 weeks)

  • 7 weeks
  • CRN 52585
  • $512.88
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jul 04 - Aug 15 Mon, Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Jul 21 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 2005
Aug 15 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 207
Instructor

David Rose

Course outline

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Cost

$512.88

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: July 21st Final: August 15th 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 on Monday, August 1st (BC Day) Please note this is a condensed format. Late registrations will not be allowed.
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 two offerings of FMGT 1810 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 30770

Duration

Wed Sep 07 - Wed Nov 23 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 30770
  • $511.53
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 23 Wed 17:30 - 20:30 Downtown DTC Rm. 385
Instructor

David Rose

Course outline

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Cost

$511.53

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 31782

Duration

Mon Sep 12 - Mon Dec 05 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 31782
  • $524.39
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Dec 05 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 206
Instructor

David Rose

Course outline

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Cost

$524.39

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 Monday, October 10th (Thanksgiving)
Status

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Examine the basics of Financial Planning.
  • Use their new knowledge of financial planning concepts to work on their own financial problems.
  • Prepares the student to continue through the certificate program.

Effective as of Winter 2010

Related Programs

Personal Financial Planning 1 (FMGT 1810) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Financial Management (Financial Planning)
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  3. Financial Planning
    Diploma Part-time

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