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FMGT 1810 - Personal Financial Planning 1

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

Introduces student to the field of personal financial planning. Covers the issues to be considered in building a sound program to achieve long term financial goals. Topics include money management, insurance, investments and portfolio distribution, wills, estates, pension management and tax planning. This course is a college level credit course and the workload is commensurate with that level of difficulty. The Associate Certificate in Financial Planning is a Financial Planning Standards Council (FPSC®) pre-approved Core Curriculum program and meets Certified Financial Planner® (CFP) program academic requirements. For further information about earning the CFP designation, please visit fpcanada.ca/students-and-candidates/paths-to-certification

Credits

3.0

Cost

$501.45 - $512.88 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2021

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 30770

Wed Sep 08 - Wed Nov 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 24 Wed 17:30 - 20:30 DTC DTC Rm. 385

Instructor

David Rose

Course Outline

Cost

$501.45

Notes

  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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

In Progress

CRN 31782

Mon Sep 13 - Mon Dec 06 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Dec 06 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 206

Instructor

David Rose

Course Outline

Cost

$512.88

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.

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

In Progress

Learning Outcomes

Upon succesful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Examine the basics of Financial Planning.
  • Use their new knowledge of financial planning concepts to work on their own financial problems.
  • Prepares the student to continue through the certificate program.

Effective as of Winter 2010

Related Programs

FMGT 1810 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Financial Management (Financial Planning)
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  3. Financial Planning
    Part-time   Diploma

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