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FUND 2315 - Major Gifts and Capital Campaigns

Fundraising Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

Students analyse and synthesize the necessary components of major gift and capital campaigns. Institutional readiness, prospect management from identification to stewardship, volunteer recruitment and retention, and management of the program are stressed.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$505.26

Fall 2018

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

CRN 39417

Mon Sep 10 - Sat Dec 01 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Dec 01 Online

Instructor

Siobhan Aspinall

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$505.26

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students are allowed to register up until the end of the first week without approval. ***This is not a self-paced course. There will be specific timelines for assignments and exams.*** Course content, kind and quality of assignments and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1. Our courses are paced and highly interactive with participation requirements weekly. Frequent contributions to asynchronous (not real time) online discussions are required to achieve a passing final grade. You must have an email address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Assess an organization’s readiness to undertake major gifts fundraising and capital campaigns
  • Develop a major gifts initiative at any size of organization
  • Develop and execute a capital campaign
  • Explain the relationship between major gifts, capital campaigns and other fundraising channels
  • Recruit, train and develop leadership volunteers
  • Identify, research, solicit and steward prospective donors
  • Understand how to apply ethical considerations to major gifts fundraising
  • Understand how to start or advance a career in major gifts fundraising

Effective as of Fall 2016

Related Programs

FUND 2315 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Marketing Management - Fundraising Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate

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