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FMGT 4915 - Payroll Essentials

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

Students who complete the course will know the payroll compliance responsibilities that affect organizations, apply payroll legislation and calculate individual pay. This includes all components of individual pay from remuneration, through deductions, to net pay for both regular and non-regular situations. Students will have the content and skills to effectively communicate all aspects of the individual pay calculation process to external and internal stakeholders. Graduates of this course will be able to calculate and report the government and third party remittances, year-end requirements and accounting for payroll at the compliance level for the organization. They will also be able to effectively communicate these organizational processes and requirements to internal and external stakeholders.

Credits

2.5

Cost

$496.25

Winter 2021

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

CRN 82087

Sat Jan 09 - Sat Mar 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 27 Sat 09:00 - 12:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Basil Jessome

Course Outline

Cost

$496.25

Notes

  1. 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.
  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 88750

Sat Jan 09 - Sat Mar 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Mar 27 Sat 13:00 - 16:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Kristine Thompson

Course Outline

Cost

$496.25

Notes

  1. 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.

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 2021

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2021 term.

CRN 64212

Thu Jul 08 - Tue Aug 17 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jul 08 - Aug 17 Tue/Thu 18:00 - 21:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Basil Jessome

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$496.25

Notes

  1. 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.

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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11 seats available as of Feb 26, 2021 12:01 am (PST). Of these 11, 3 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 67316

Wed Apr 28 - Wed Jul 14 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 28 - Jul 14 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

Basil Jessome

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$496.25

Notes

  1. 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.

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

Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course students should be able to:

  • Describe payroll’s objectives and stakeholders.
  • Identify an employee/employer relationship.
  • Apply federal and provincial legislation to payroll including:
    • Canada Pension Plan
    • Employment Insurance
    • Income Tax
    • Employment Standards Legislation
    • Workers’ Compensation Acts
    • Québec-specific legislation
  • Communicate the payroll compliance requirements to various stakeholders.
  • Calculate regular individual net pay including allowances, expenses, and benefits.
  • Calculate non-regular individual net pay including bonus and vacation payments.
  • Calculate termination payments and commission payments.
  • Complete a Record of Employment.
  • Communicate all aspects of individual pay requirements to various stakeholders.
  • Calculate organizational remittances to federal, provincial and third party stakeholders.
  • Complete federal year-end documentation.
  • Communicate all aspects of organizational remittance, accounting and year-end requirements to various stakeholders.

Effective as of Winter 2011

Related Programs

FMGT 4915 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Accounting
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Accounting
    Part-time   Diploma
  3. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate

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