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FMGT 7210 - Advanced Management Accounting

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

In this course students will use management accounting information for strategic and operational decision-making. Course topics include management control systems, the performance of individual managers, and strategies for avoiding sub-optimal managerial decisions. This course qualifies as a prerequisite for entrance into the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) Professional Education Program (PEP) when completed in conjunction with ACCG 6210 Management Accounting - Comprehensive.


Completion of ACCG 6210 with a final grade of 65% or completion FMGT 3210 and FMGT 4210 with a minimum average grade of 65%.





Fall 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 31950

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Dec 14 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 14 Mon 18:00 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery


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Course Outline




  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. THIS IS A DEGREE LEVEL COURSE FOR THE BACHELOR OF ACCOUNTING. Please note the following registration guidelines: 1. Acceptance into the Bachelor of Accounting Program OR 2. Completion of ACCG 6210 with a final grade of 65% or Completion of FMGT 3210 and 4210 (or equivalent), with a minimum average grade of 65% and approval from the Department. For approval, please send an email with your BCIT student ID number and a brief explanation of why you wish to register to This course fulfills the CPA prerequisites for Advanced Management Accounting. Class will NOT be held Monday, October 12 (Thanksgiving).

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

Winter 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2021 term.

CRN 44459

Mon Jan 11 - Mon Apr 19 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Apr 19 Mon 18:00 - 21:30 Online Delivery
See Notes below


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Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. This is a degree level course for the Bachelor of Accounting program. Those who have not been formally accepted into the program will require department approval prior to registration. For approval, please send an email to with your BCIT student ID number and a brief explanation of why you wish to register in the course. This course fulfills the CPA prerequisite for Intermediate Management Accounting. For details, please visit No class Feb 15 (Family Day) or Apr 5 (Easter Monday). Class WILL BE HELD Mar 15 (BCIT Spring Break) 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.

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


This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Oct 28 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Evaluate optimal profit decisions in the short-term using excel tools, solver and linear regression
  • Analyse differences between plan and actual using the flexible budget approach
  • Apply activity-based costing to calculate product costs
  • Extend activity-based costing techniques to perform customer profitability analysis
  • Describe the various elements of management control systems
  • Demonstrate the effect of managerial performance measures on the profits of a division and the organization
  • Analyse the effect of divisional transfer pricing methods on organizational profitability
  • Construct a comprehensive framework for operational and strategic control by using a strategy map and balanced scorecard

Effective as of Fall 2016

Related Programs

FMGT 7210 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Accounting
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Accounting
  2. Professional Accounting
    Part-time   Advanced Diploma


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