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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

$583.66

Fall 2018

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

CRN 30766

Mon Sep 10 - Mon Dec 17 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Dec 17 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 205

Instructor

Trevor Jones

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$583.66

Notes

  1. No class October 9 or November 13 due to stat holiday.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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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

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