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FMGT 3210 - Cost/Managerial Accounting 1

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

This course emphasizes the following: role of the management accountant, cost concepts & terminology, job costing, cost-volume- profit- analysis, activity-based costing & activity-based management, budgeting and control, standard costs, variance analysis and income effects of alternative inventory costing methods. Cost and Managerial Accounting 1 will also demonstrate how to use financial information and various decision-making tools to make sound business decisions.

Prerequisite(s)

FMGT 2100 or FMGT 2105

Credits

4.0

Cost

$529.78 - $535.49 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2018

Below are five offerings of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 11263

Start any time

This is a distance learning course. Start any time. You have 30 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

Noel Brennan

Course Outline

Cost

$535.49

Notes

  1. Correspondence format.
  2. ***IMPORTANT PLEASE READ*** THIS COURSE MAY NOT BE AUDITED Students must Purchase both the textbook AND the assignment & information package (paper course materials) in order to proceed with this course. This may be done in person at the BCIT Burnaby bookstore/annex or online at www.bcitbookstore.ca/distance/ Mandatory prerequisites: FMGT 1100 and FMGT 2100.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you immediately after registering. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 11264

Start any time

This is a distance learning course. Start any time. You have 24 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

Noel Brennan

Course Outline

Cost

$90.59

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This section is for current FMGT3210 correspondence that require an additional 24 weeks to complete their course. Contact ruth_mackay@bcit.ca for approval.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you immediately after registering. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 15545

Sat Jan 06 - Sat Mar 31 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 31 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 BBY SW01 Rm. 2045

Instructor

Ron Messer

Course Outline

Cost

$535.49

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 40004

Tue Jan 09 - Tue Apr 03 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Apr 03 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 206

Instructor

Randy Robinson

Course Outline

Cost

$535.49

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 15276

Wed Jan 10 - Wed Apr 11 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Apr 11 Wed 17:30 - 20:30 DTC Rm. 840

Instructor

Susan Stuart

Course Outline

Cost

$529.78

Notes

  1. Class WILL NOT be held on Wednesday, February 14. The week of term start is very busy and students are advised to purchase the textbook prior to the first class at either the Burnaby or Downtown Campus.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are four offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 20418

Wed Apr 11 - Wed Jul 04 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 11 - Jul 04 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW01 Rm. 2045

Instructor

Ron Messer

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$535.49

Notes

  1. .

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 20420

Thu Apr 12 - Mon May 28 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 12 - May 28 Mon/Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 207

Instructor

Randy Robinson

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$535.49

Notes

  1. No class May 21.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 20419

Sat Apr 14 - Sat Jul 07 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 14 - Jul 07 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 DTC Rm. 686

Instructor

Ron Messer

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$529.78

Notes

  1. Due to high volume at the downtown campus at term start, students are advised to purchase their textbooks prior to the first lecture at either the Burnaby or downtown campus bookstores.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

CRN 61278

Wed Jun 06 - Wed Aug 29 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jun 06 - Aug 29 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 205

Instructor

Randy Robinson

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$535.49

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

Sneak Preview

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Identify the roles of the management accountant in the organization's planning and control functions.
  • Prepare financial statements for a manufacturing organization.
  • Define and differentiate between a variety of terms used in cost and managerial accounting.
  • Distinguish between job-order, process costing and activity based costing systems with regard to the methods of accumulating costs.
  • Develop predetermined manufacturing overhead rates for application to jobs.
  • Illustrate the flow of costs through a job cost system.
  • Determine and implement alternative methods of dealing with under-or over-applied overhead.
  • Analyze the effects of changes in prices, volumes, and cost structures on organizational profitability and do sensitivity analysis of these relationships.
  • Complete all the budgets and supporting schedules required in the preparation of a master budget.
  • Apply the concepts of responsibility accounting to management evaluation and control.
  • Prepare performance reports incorporating flexible budgets.
  • Develop standard costs for direct materials, direct labour, variable and fixed overhead and compute the appropriate variances.
  • Evaluate and implement the decision of whether or not to investigate a variance.
  • Evaluate the effects of alternative methods of inventory-costing.
  • Evaluate the effects of alternative denominator activity levels in absorption costing.
  • Describe and implement alternative methods of disposing of variances at year end.

Effective as of Fall 2004

Related Programs

FMGT 3210 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Accounting
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Accounting
    Part-time   Diploma
  3. Advanced Business Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Certificate
  4. Computerized Accounting
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  5. Finance
    Full-time   Diploma
  6. Finance
    Part-time   Diploma
  7. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  8. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  9. Financial Planning
    Part-time   Diploma
  10. Financial Planning
    Full-time   Diploma

Books & Supplies

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

Winter 2018

Books for Winter 2018 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.

Cost Accounting: A Managerial Emphasis, Seventh Canadian Edition Plus MyLab Accounting with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (7th Edition)
Author Charles T. Horngren, Srikant M. Datar, Madhav V. Rajan, Louis Beaubien, Chris Graham
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 2016
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-13392-915-7
Price $175.95
Choose One

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Ebook Cost Accounting Digital Option (180 Days)
Author Horngren
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2015
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13392-633-0
Price $141.50
Choose One

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.

Cost Accounting: A Managerial Emphasis, Seventh Canadian Edition Plus MyLab Accounting with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (7th Edition)
Author Charles T. Horngren, Srikant M. Datar, Madhav V. Rajan, Louis Beaubien, Chris Graham
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 2016
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-0-13392-915-7
Price $175.95
Choose One

Image not available
Ebook Cost Accounting Digital Option (180 Days)
Author Horngren
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2015
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-0-13392-633-0
Price $141.50
Choose One

Spring/Summer 2018

No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course.

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