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FMGT 8295 - Engineering Economics

Financial Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

This course is meant to provide the practicing engineer with the financial knowledge and skills required for the economic analysis of business situations; more specifically the costs and benefits of alternative solutions to technical problems. This course covers the syllabus material for the CCPE Engineering Economics exam.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$626.59

Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 56053

Fri Apr 27 - Fri Aug 10 16 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 27 - May 04 Fri 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW01 Rm. 4076
May 11 - Aug 10 Fri 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW01 Rm. 2005

Instructor

Eddy Fung

Course Outline

Cost

$626.59

Notes

  1. Registrants who are not BTech Electronics students must have Program Head approval. Please contact Kelly Voros at 604-451-6892 or kelly_voros@bcit.ca for more information or to be placed on a waitlist if the course is full. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Interpret and perform basic analysis of financial statements.
  • Analyze and apply the various cost classifications used in economic analysis.
  • Perform time value of money calculations including loan amortization, effective interest rate calculations and the valuation of stocks and bonds.
  • Perform capital budgeting analyses using present value, future value, equivalent annual worth and rate of return approaches.
  • Incorporate depreciation (CCA), income taxes and inflation into the capital budgeting analyses.
  • Perform capital budgeting analyses in special cases such as replacements and public projects.
  • Incorporate uncertainty into capital budgeting analyses by such means as sensitivity, break-even and risk analysis.

Effective as of Winter 2015

Related Programs

FMGT 8295 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Electronics
    Part-time   Bachelor of Technology

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Spring/Summer 2018

Books for Spring/Summer 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 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.

Contemporary Engineering Economics: A Canadian Perspective, Third Canadian Edition Plus Companion Website with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (3rd Edition)
Author Chan S. Park, Ming J. Zuo, Ronald Pelot
Publisher Pearson Canada
Copyright 2012
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-32174-965-9
Price $218.95
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