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FMGT 1540 - Credit and Collections

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

Introduces credit and collections to persons who contemplate employment in credit and collections or need to understand the credit function. Topics include determining credit risk, credit instruments and collateral security, types of consumer credit and credit cards, sources of consumer credit information, collections, credit department management.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$622.82

Fall 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 30766

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 SE06 Rm. 207

Instructor

Trevor Jones

Course Outline

Cost

$622.82

Notes

  1. 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.

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Winter 2022

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 10247

Mon Jan 10 - Mon Apr 11 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Apr 11 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 205

Instructor

Trevor Jones

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$622.82

Notes

  1. Class WILL NOT be held Monday, Feb. 21st (Family Day)

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will: 

  • Assess the purpose of credit, for both the users and providers of credit.
  • Evaluate the history of credit, its impact on society, and future trends involving credit.
  • Evaluate a company's credit and collections requirements and develop appropriate policies and procedures.
  • Evaluate credit applications from both consumers and mercantile customers and make appropriate decisions regarding the applicant.
  • Determine and implement the appropriate steps for successful collections.
  • Assess the functioning and efficiency of a company's credit and collections departments.

Effective as of Winter 2015

Related Programs

FMGT 1540 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Accounting
    Part-time   Diploma
  2. Finance
    Part-time   Diploma
  3. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  4. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  5. Financial Planning
    Part-time   Diploma

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