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FMGT 2152 - Accounting for Management

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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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

$745.04 - $755.04 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2020

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 46102

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Nov 10 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 10 Online Online Delivery

Instructor

Deborah Schell

Course Outline

Cost

$755.04

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Students must get approval to register into this course. Please contact schanway@bcit.ca

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

In Progress

CRN 46247

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Dec 14 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 14 Mon 18:00 - 21:00 DTC Online Delivery
Sep 14 - Dec 14 Online Online Delivery

Instructor

Richard Wong

Course Outline

Cost

$745.04

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Departmental approval needed. 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. Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, this course will be offered completely online. Attendance will be required for virtual lectures held Monday evenings. Additional course activities may be required throughout the week. No virtual lecture will be held Monday, October 12th.

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

In Progress

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 + Media

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

Books & Supplies

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Fall 2020

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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

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