British Columbia Institute of Technologywww.bcit.ca/study/courses/fmgt1540

Important Notice: Weather Update: January 17, 2:30 pm - BCIT IS OPEN

BCIT

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

$607.71

Winter 2020

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

CRN 10247

Mon Jan 06 - Mon Apr 06 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Apr 06 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 205

Instructor

Trevor Jones

Course Outline

Cost

$607.71

Notes

  1. Class WILL NOT be held Monday, Feb. 17th (Family Day)

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

In Progress and 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

  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 2020

Books for Winter 2020 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.

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

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

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

Subscribe

Interested in being notified about future offerings of FMGT 1540 - Credit and Collections? If so, fill out the information below and we'll notify you by email when courses for each new term are displayed here.

Contact Information

Suggest course days and times

If you are interested in taking this course on-campus (classroom delivery only) and would like to see it offered on specific days and/or at specific times, please indicate your preferences below. Day and time suggestions are not applicable to online courses.

The personal information on this form is collected under the authority of the College and Institute Act (RSBC 1996, Ch.52). BCIT will use this information to communicate with you regarding relevant BCIT programs, courses and services. This information is only used by authorized BCIT staff. Email communication sent to and from BCIT is routed through the United States of America. If you have any questions about BCIT's collection and use of this information, please contact BCIT’s manager of Information Access and Privacy.

Programs and courses are subject to change without notice.

Find Courses

English Language Proficiency

BCIT's Part-time Studies English Language Proficiency Standard is English 12 (or equivalency). Students who do not meet this requirement should upgrade their English skills prior to any future registration.

Payment Changes At BCIT

We've changed the way we accept payments.

Find out more

Course Navigation, Related Links & Tools

Registration News

Registration is now open for the Winter 2020 term.

Classroom Locations

Classroom locations are subject to last minute changes. Please check the Part-time Studies Classroom Locations listing at www.bcit.ca/rooms on the first day of any course you are registered for.

Part-time Studies Financial Aid

Will you be studying at BCIT part-time? Do you need assistance funding your studies? Find out if you qualify for Part-time Studies financial aid ›

© BCIT