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Principles of Finance TMGT 7121

Technology Management Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course will equip candidates with an in-depth understanding of financing business undertakings, exploring sources of money, the role of business plans, equity capital, the role of debt financing, taxation issues, and cash investments.






Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of TMGT 7121 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 49015


Thu Sep 29 - Thu Oct 27 (5 weeks)

  • 5 weeks
  • CRN 49015
  • $361.99
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 29 - Oct 27 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SE06 Rm. 109

Nitasha Naicker

Course outline




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. This course has mandatory in-person on-campus classroom sessions. This course utilizes the WileyPLUS e-learning program; WileyPLUS access includes 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 on The Learning Hub course instance in advance of your first session. This course forms part of the Bachelor of Technology in TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT. Be sure to sign in to The Learning Hub in advance of your first session. 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).

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the candidate will be able to:

  • describe the goals of financial management and explain what measures can be used to decide how well the firm's management does at achieving them.
  • explain the financial performance of a company as conveyed by a series of its financial statements.
  • analyze a firm's performance in respect to its ability to meet sudden cash demands.
  • describe the major sources of funds available to either small, medium or larger corporations.
  • estimate a firm's degree of operating leverage and financial leverage to predict a firm's profit behaviour as its sales change.
  • describe some strategic options available to management that will help a company take advantage of and/or cope better with changes in the firm's revenue levels.
  • create a basic business plan that predicts a company's state of affairs in the near future.
  • analyze cash needs and plan an investment strategy.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2004

Related Programs

Principles of Finance (TMGT 7121) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Management
    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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