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FUND 2315 - Major Gifts and Capital Campaigns

Fundraising Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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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

$533.85

Fall 2020

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

CRN 39417

Mon Sep 07 - Sat Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 28 Online Online Delivery

Instructor

Siobhan Aspinall

Course Outline

Cost

$533.85

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students are permitted 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, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online courses, plan to spend 6-12 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1, depending on the course you are registered in. This course is 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.
  3. 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

Winter 2021

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

CRN 46105

Mon Jan 04 - Sat Mar 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 27 Online Delivery
See Notes below

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$533.85

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students are permitted to register up until the end of the first week without approval. Please note that the lecture component for this course is asynchronous; you are not required to meet each week at a specific time, however, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. 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 for 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.

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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 + Media

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

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