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FMGT 1540 - Credit and Collections

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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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

$609.74

Fall 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 30766

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Dec 07 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 07 Mon 18:30 - 21:45 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Trevor Jones

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$609.74

Notes

  1. Class WILL NOT be held on Monday, October 12th (Thanksgiving)

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

Full

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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