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FMGT 3510 - Finance 1

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

This course provides students with an introduction to the tools and concepts required for the financial management of a business. The perspective taken is that of maximizing shareholder value, subject to legal and ethical constraints. Topics include free cash flow, the time value of money, financial statement analysis, corporate financial planning, working capital management and an introduction to capital markets and securities valuation.

Prerequisite(s)

FMGT 2100 or FMGT 2105

Credits

4.0

Cost

$562.38 - $573.81 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2021

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

CRN 39134

Wed Sep 08 - Wed Dec 01 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Oct 13 Wed 09:00 - 12:00 Online
Oct 20 - Oct 27 Wed 09:00 - 12:00 Distance DTC Rm. 483
Nov 03 - Nov 24 Wed 09:00 - 12:00 Online
Dec 01 Wed 09:00 - 12:00 Distance DTC Rm. 483

Instructor

Joe Ilsever

Course Outline

Cost

$562.38

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. The following dates will be HELD IN CLASS, Midterm: October 20th, Midterm Review: October 27th & Final: December 1st. 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 this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 31289

Sat Sep 11 - Sat Dec 04 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Dec 04 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 DTC DTC Rm. 385

Instructor

Andrew Parkinson

Course Outline

Cost

$562.38

Notes

  1. Students must have the following technology capabilities throughout the course -https://www.bcit.ca/files/business/pdf/bcit-sobm-byod.pdf - in particular: -Computer with sufficient RAM -Reliable WiFi/Internet access -Webcam, microphone and speaker More information can be found on BCIT's Student Technology Requirements and Discounts website: https://www.bcit.ca/it-services/student-discounts/
  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 this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 30762

Mon Sep 13 - Mon Dec 13 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Oct 25 Mon 17:30 - 20:30 Online
Nov 01 17:30 - 20:30 Distance DTC Rm. 810
Nov 08 - Dec 06 Mon 17:30 - 20:30 Online
Dec 13 Mon 17:30 - 20:30 Distance DTC Rm. 810

Instructor

Philip Falls

Course Outline

Cost

$562.38

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. The follow dates will be HELD IN CLASS: Midterm: November 1st & Final: December 13th. Class WILL NOT be held on Monday, October 11th (Thanksgiving). 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 this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Winter 2022

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 83231

Thu Jan 06 - Thu Mar 31 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Mar 31 Thu 17:30 - 20:30 DTC DTC Rm. 483

Instructor

Andrew Parkinson

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$562.38

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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CRN 16436

Mon Jan 10 - Mon Apr 11 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Apr 11 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Online

Instructor

Nitasha Naicker

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$573.81

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. EXAMS WILL BE HELD IN-CLASS AT THE BURNABY CAMPUS. THESE WILL BE HOSTED ON A SCHEDULED MONDAY THE SPECIFIC DATES FOR THESE ARE TO BE ANNOUNCED. 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. Class WILL NOT be held Monday, Feb. 21st (Family Day)

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Understand the role corporate finance plays in enabling a firm to survive in an environment of accelerating change and competition.
  • Determine the effect of the financial environment on the corporation, i.e., the effects of taxation, form of organization, interest rates, inflation and the state of capital markets.
  • Perform time value of money calculations.
  • Compute the effect of risk and return on the cost of capital and the value of the firm.
  • Determine a firm's optimal mixture of working capital, i.e., cash, receivables, inventory and short-term debt.

Effective as of Fall 2014

Related Programs

FMGT 3510 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Accounting
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Accounting
    Part-time   Diploma
  3. Finance
    Full-time   Diploma
  4. Finance
    Part-time   Diploma
  5. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  6. Financial Planning
    Part-time   Diploma
  7. Financial Planning
    Full-time   Diploma
  8. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Part-time   Certificate

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