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FMGT 7520 - Business Valuation

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

This course provides an introduction to the field of business valuation as it is practiced today in Canada. Students will examine the many uses of business valuations, business valuation terminology, sources of information, valuation principles and approaches. Working with realistic case material, students will learn how to research general economic and specific industry conditions, analyze company financial and operational information and prepare and analyze valuation calculations.

Prerequisite(s)

Completion of FMGT 3510 and FMGT 4510 with a minimum average grade of 65%

Credits

3.0

Cost

$763.19

Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 33253

Thu Sep 13 - Thu Dec 06 13 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Dec 06 Thu 18:00 - 21:30 BBY SW01 Rm. 1025

Instructor

Terry Gordon

Course Outline

Cost

$763.19

Notes

  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 FMGT 3510 and 4510 (or equivalent), with a minimum average grade of 65% and approval from the Department; this can be obtained by emailing at bachelor_accounting@bcit.ca

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Explain and appropriately use business valuation terminology.
  • Apply underlying business valuation concepts and principles to solve business valuation problems.
  • Interpret data pertaining to general economic and specific industry conditions in the context of a business valuation.
  • Plan and execute the financial and operational analysis of a firm in order to determine firm’s value drivers.
  • Compare and contrast the various business valuation approaches and select the correct approach to use in a given situation.
  • Prepare business valuation calculations using both cash flow and asset based approaches and to evaluate the results for reasonableness.
  • Analyze the capital structure of a firm and determine the appropriate capitalization and discount rates to use in a business valuation.
  • Evaluate public equity market and comparable transaction data and appropriately apply the data in a business valuation.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of various taxation and legal issues relating to the field of business valuation.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the principles and practice of buying and selling business interests.

Effective as of Fall 2016

Related Programs

FMGT 7520 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Accounting
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Accounting

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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.

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Business Valuation
Author Johnson
Copyright 2012
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-55385-658-0
Price $104.95
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