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FMGT 2711 - Computerized Accounting

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

A specialist module that introduces students to the Windows operating system, computer-based financial information systems, and comprehensive accounting and record keeping for a small business.

Prerequisite(s)

FMGT 1100 or FMGT 1105 or FMGT 1110

Credits

3.0

Cost

$696.92

Fall 2021

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

CRN 36910

Wed Sep 08 - Wed Dec 01 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 01 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online

Instructor

Gevorg Grigoryan

Course Outline

Cost

$696.92

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. This is not a self-paced course. You will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
  3. 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 35690

Thu Sep 09 - Thu Nov 18 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Nov 18 Thu 18:00 - 22:00 Online

Instructor

Gevorg Grigoryan

Course Outline

Cost

$696.92

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Class WILL NOT be held on September 30th (National Day for Truth and Reconciliation) & Thursday, November 11th (Remembrance Day). This is not a self-paced course. You will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.
  3. 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 successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Understand the structure of computer-based accounting systems.
  • Apply accounting principles to packaged accounting systems.
  • Setup an accounting system using Sage50 Accounting.
  • Convert a manual accounting to a computer-based accounting system.
  • Perform all of the activities in the accounting cycle (transactions entry, posting, adjusting entries, closing entries, and financial statement preparation) for a small business.
  • Perform daily transactions that include Customer, Vendor, Employee, and Inventory transactions using specialized modules in a Windows-based small business accounting application.
  • Recognize the shortcomings and limitations of Sage 50 Accounting and other similar (simple) accounting packages.
  • Identify situations wherein Sage 50 Accounting and similar packages can be effectively implemented.

Effective as of Winter 2018

Related Programs

FMGT 2711 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Computerized Accounting
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  3. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  4. Payroll and Human Resources
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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