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FMGT 1100 - Accounting 1

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

This course covers the full accounting cycle for individuals with little or no accounting background. Topics include accounting as an information system; introduction to accounting theory; income measure; traditional record keeping; the accounting cycle; cash and financial statements.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$530.23 - $541.66 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2021

Below are 11 offerings of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 34697

Wed Sep 01 - Wed Dec 08 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 01 - Dec 08 Wed 13:30 - 16:20 BBY SW03 Rm. 2620

Instructor

Barb Fellnermayr

Course Outline

Cost

$541.66

Notes

  1. This section is part of the Business Fundamentals (BFUN) Program (www.bcit.ca/study/programs/7985acert). As this is the case, the course will be taught in a way that accommodates the needs of English Language Learners. If you have any questions, please contact the Program Assistant, Sarah Chanway at schanway@bcit.ca.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 30746

Tue Sep 07 - Tue Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 23 Tue 18:30 - 21:45 Online
Oct 19 Tue 18:30 - 21:45 Online SE06 Rm. 206
Oct 26 Tue 18:30 - 21:45 Online SW01 Rm. 2020
Nov 23 Tue 18:30 - 21:45 Online SE06 Rm. 206

Instructor

Gary Nitikman

Course Outline

Cost

$541.66

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. The following dates will be HELD IN CLASS, Midterm: October 19th, Midterm Review: October 26th & Final: November 23rd. Accounting 1 students require ONLY Volume 1 of the text by Wiley, however, if students are planning to continue into FMGT 2100 - Accounting 2, they are advised to purchase the 2 Volume set. 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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 36494

Tue Sep 07 - Tue Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 23 Online

Instructor

Bernadette Edwards

Course Outline

Cost

$540.66

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Exams will be held during class times IN PERSON at the Burnaby Campus. Specific exam dates are as follows: Midterm Exam: Date & Time: October 18, 2021 from 6:00 pm to 8:30pm Location: SW1 2030 Final Exam: Date & Time: November 22, 2021 from 6:00 pm to 8:30pm Location: SW1 2030. Accounting 1 students require ONLY volume 1 of Weygandt: Accounting Principles. However, those that plan to continue to FMGT 2100: Accounting 2 are advised to purchase volumes 1 and 2. This course may not be audited.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 45836

Tue Sep 07 - Tue Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 23 Online

Instructor

Deborah Schell

Course Outline

Cost

$540.66

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Exams will be held during class times IN PERSON at the Burnaby Campus. Specific exam dates are as follows: Midterm Exam: Date & Time: October 21, 2021 from 6:00 pm to 8:30pm Location: SW1 2020 Final Exam: Date & Time: November 25, 2021 from 6:00 pm to 8:30pm Location: SW1 2020 Accounting 1 students require ONLY volume 1 of Weygandt: Accounting Principles. However, those that plan to continue to FMGT 2100: Accounting 2 are advised to purchase volumes 1 and 2. This course may not be audited.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 30749

Wed Sep 08 - Wed Nov 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Oct 13 Wed 09:00 - 12:15 Online
Oct 20 - Oct 27 Wed 09:00 - 12:15 Distance DTC Rm. 820
Nov 03 - Nov 17 Wed 09:00 - 12:15 Online
Nov 24 Wed 09:00 - 12:15 Distance DTC Rm. 820

Instructor

John Little

Course Outline

Cost

$530.23

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. The following dates will be HELD IN CLASS, Midterm: October 20th, Midterm Review: October 27th & Final: November 24th. Accounting 1 students require ONLY Volume 1 of the text by Wiley, however, if students are planning to continue into FMGT 2100 - Accounting 2, they are advised to purchase the 2 Volume set. 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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 47072

Thu Sep 09 - Thu Dec 09 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 09 Thu 18:30 - 21:45 Online
Oct 21 Thu 18:30 - 21:45 Online
Oct 28 Thu 18:30 - 21:45 Online SW01 Rm. 2009
Dec 09 Thu 18:30 - 21:45 Online SW01 Rm. 2009

Instructor

Shannon Wong

Course Outline

Cost

$541.66

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. The following dates will be HELD IN CLASS Midterm: October 28th and Final: December 9th. Class WILL NOT be held on September 30th (National Day for Truth and Reconciliation) & Thursday, November 11th (Remembrance Day) 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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 30750

Sat Sep 11 - Sat Oct 09 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Oct 09 Sat 09:00 - 17:00 Online
Sep 25 Sat 09:00 - 17:00 Online SE06 Rm. 204
Oct 09 Sat 14:00 - 17:00 Online SE06 Rm. 204

Instructor

Murray Livergant

Course Outline

Cost

$541.66

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. The following dates will be HELD IN CLASS, Midterm: September 25th & Final: October 9th. Late registration is not allowed for this section. Accounting 1 students require ONLY Volume 1 of the text by Wiley, however, if students are planning to continue into FMGT 2100 - Accounting 2, they are advised to purchase the 2 Volume set. 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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 30751

Sat Sep 11 - Sat Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 Sat 09:00 - 12:15 Online
Oct 23 Sat 09:00 - 12:15 Online SE06 Rm. 204
Oct 30 Sat 09:00 - 12:15 Online SE06 Rm. 204
Nov 27 Sat 09:00 - 12:15 Online SE06 Rm. 207

Instructor

Gary Nitikman

Course Outline

Cost

$541.66

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. The following dates will be HELD IN CLASS, Midterm: October 23rd, Midterm Review: October 30th & Final: November 27th. Accounting 1 students require ONLY Volume 1 of the text by Wiley, however, if students are planning to continue into FMGT 2100 - Accounting 2, they are advised to purchase the 2 Volume set. 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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 30744

Mon Sep 13 - Mon Dec 06 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Dec 06 Mon 18:30 - 21:45 BBY SW03 Rm. 3615

Instructor

Monty Chew

Course Outline

Cost

$541.66

Notes

  1. Accounting 1 students require ONLY Volume 1 of the text by Wiley, however, if students are planning to continue into FMGT 2100 - Accounting 2, they are advised to purchase the 2 Volume set. Class WILL NOT be held on Monday, October 11th (Thanksgiving)
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 33246

Mon Sep 13 - Mon Oct 25 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Oct 25 Mon/Thu 18:00 - 21:45 Online
Oct 04 Mon 18:30 - 21:45 Online SW01 Rm. 2020
Oct 25 Mon 18:30 - 21:45 Online SW01 Rm. 2020

Instructor

Murray Livergant

Course Outline

Cost

$541.66

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. The following dates will be HELD IN CLASS, Midterm: October 4th & Final: October 25th. Class WILL NOT be held on September 30th (National Day for Truth and Reconciliation) & Thursday, November 11th (Remembrance Day). Accounting 1 students require ONLY Volume 1 of the text by Wiley, however, if students are planning to continue into FMGT 2100 - Accounting 2, they are advised to purchase the 2 Volume set. 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.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 46334

Mon Sep 13 - Mon Dec 06 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Dec 06 Mon 18:00 - 21:15 BBY SE06 Rm. 204

Instructor

Chandan Johal

Course Outline

Cost

$541.66

Notes

  1. Class WILL NOT be held on Monday, October 11th (Thanksgiving) Accounting 1 students require ONLY Volume 1 of the text by Wiley, however, if students are planning to continue into FMGT 2100 – Accounting 2, they are advised to purchase the 2 Volume set
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Describe the nature and purpose of accounting information including its limitations and basic concepts.
  • Apply generally accepted accounting principles in the analysis and recording of business transactions.
  • Apply the basic principles of double-entry bookkeeping to record transactions for both a service and a merchandising business.
  • Prepare a trial balance.
  • Analyze and record adjusting journal entries.
  • Prepare financial statements (Income Statement, Statement of Owner's Equity and the Balance Sheet) for a service business and merchandising business.
  • Prepare closing journal entries and close a set of books.
  • Describe and differentiate the three forms of business organization.
  • Determine the value of ending inventories under alternative generally accepted accounting methods.
  • Apply estimating techniques to value ending inventories for interim financial statements and to estimate inventory shortages.

Effective as of Fall 2012

Related Programs

FMGT 1100 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Accounting
    Part-time   Diploma
  2. Advanced Marketing Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  3. Business Administration
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate
  4. Business Administration (General Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  5. Business Administration (Global Studies Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  6. Business Administration (Human Resources Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  7. Business Administration (Management Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  8. Business Administration (Marketing Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  9. Business Fundamentals
    Full-time   Associate Certificate
  10. Business Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  11. Business Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  12. Computerized Accounting
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  13. Finance
    Part-time   Diploma
  14. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  15. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  16. Financial Planning
    Part-time   Diploma
  17. Human Resource Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  18. Human Resource Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  19. Marketing Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  20. Marketing Management (Marketing Communications Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  21. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  22. Marketing Management - Entrepreneurship
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  23. Payroll and Human Resources
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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