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FMGT 1540 - Credit and Collections

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

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

$581.68

Winter 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 10247

Mon Jan 08 - Mon Apr 16 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Apr 16 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 205

Instructor

Trevor Jones

Course Outline

Cost

$581.68

Notes

  1. Class WILL NOT be held Monday, February 12 (Family Day) or Monday, April 2 (Easter Monday).

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

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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

  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

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2018

Books for Winter 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Credit Management - Credit And Collections
Author Mapleton
Publisher Roy
Copyright 1984
Binding Paperback
Price $47.95
Required

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Credit Management Workbook 2Nd Edition
Author Mapleton
Publisher Roy
Copyright 1984
Binding Looseleaf
Price $15.50
Required

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Fmgt 1540 Credit Managementcredit And Collections
Author Fmgt: Jones
Publisher Roy
Copyright 2013
Binding Shrink Wrapped
Price $5.50
Required

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