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FMGT 2152 - Accounting for Management

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

This course focuses on the context of accounting and the use of accounting information for decision making, planning, and control. It will examine how managers can utilize the tools of economics, forecasting, accounting/finance, and decision theory to aid in these critical decisions. The course will consider how differences and changes in the internal operating conditions and in the external political-economic environment can affect a manager's resource allocation decisions. Topics include incremental analysis, short- and long-run decision-making and financial analysis.

Credits

5.5

Cost

$729.84 - $736.98 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2019

Below are three offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.

CRN 65910

Thu Apr 25 - Mon Jun 17 8 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 25 - Jun 17 Mon/Thu 18:00 - 21:45 DTC Rm. 464

Instructor

Richard Wong

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$729.84

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. This section is reserved for students enrolled in the Advanced Diploma in Business Management. For approval, please email your name and student ID to advdip@bcit.ca. No class on May 20.

CRN 62381

Sat Jun 08 - Sat Aug 03 9 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 08 - Aug 03 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 BBY SE06 Rm. 108

Instructor

Tim Edwards

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$736.98

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Class WILL BE held on Saturday, June 29th (Canada Day weekend), and Saturday, August 3th (BC Day weekend). Please contact the Program Assistant, Samantha Rubinic, at srubinic@bcit.ca for registration approval.

CRN 65893

Mon Jun 10 - Mon Aug 12 9 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 10 - Aug 12 Online

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$736.98

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. 1)Departmental approval needed for registration. Please contact Ruth MacKay by e-mail ruth_mackay@bcit.ca 2) Internet delivery format. 3) course may not be audited. Students must register before June 10th and purchase the textbook from the BCIT Bookstore in order to proceed with this course.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Differentiate the role of financial accounting from managerial accounting.
  • Interpret accounting and its relationship to shareholder value and corporate governance.
  • Demonstrate accounting and financial transactions within an accounting and information system.
  • Construct and differentiate various financial reports.
  • Interpret financial reports and alternative perspectives.
  • Use accounting information for management and inventory control.
  • Apply accounting information in making marketing, operating, and human resource decisions.
  • Justify strategic investment decisions and demonstrate capital budgeting techniques.
  • Assess the performance evaluation of business units.
  • Prepare operating budgets and differentiate various budgetary controls.
  • Evaluate strategic management accounting.

Effective as of Winter 2014

Related Programs

FMGT 2152 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Business Fundamentals
    Full-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Business Management - Advanced Diploma
    Full-time/Part-time   Advanced Diploma
  3. Business Management Studies (BMS)
    Full-time   Associate Certificate
  4. General Insurance and Risk Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  5. Marketing Management (Entrepreneurship Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  6. Marketing Management (General Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  7. Marketing Management (Marketing Communications Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  8. Marketing Management (Professional Real Estate Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  9. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  10. Marketing Management (Tourism Management Option)
    Full-time   Diploma

Books & Supplies

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

Spring/Summer 2019

Books for Spring/Summer 2019 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

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Accounting For Managers Cdn Edition
Author Collier
Copyright 2013
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11803-796-6
Price $165.50
Required

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

Accounting For Managers Cdn Edition
Author Collier
Copyright 2013
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11803-796-6
Price $165.50
Required

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.

Accounting For Managers Cdn Edition
Author Collier
Copyright 2013
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-11803-796-6
Price $165.50
Required

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