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MKTG 1822 - Personal Finance Fundamentals

Marketing Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the Winter 2022 term as informed by BC Provincial Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

An important part of managing your entrepreneurial career or business is the understanding of financial basics. Not just business basics, but the basics of your own financial future. Understanding the various financial products and options can help ensure future financial security. This course gives you a practical guide to understanding the foundations of personal finance. You’ll learn about mortgages, lines of credit, leases, credit scores, TSFA’s, real estate, taxes, etc. and understand the choices and rationale to use them that can make a huge difference in your life or your business. This is a course for someone who has no financial training but wants to know how to build a solid personal financial foundation for the future

Credits

3.0

Cost

$565.90

Winter 2022

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 89760

Tue Jan 11 - Tue Mar 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Mar 29 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$565.90

Notes

  1. There is no textbook for this course. BBA students can use this course to fulfill an Unspecified General Education requirement. To be successful in this course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more if it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT ac

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Cancelled

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Prepare personal financial statements for planning and budgeting.
  • Demonstrate and evaluate financial planning goals and objectives.
  • Analyze and describe various consumer debt products.
  • Assess various types of insurance coverage options.
  • Compare various mortgage instruments.
  • Describe types of investments and their features and limitations.
  • Explain tax and investment products for taxation benefits.
  • Describe and explain retirement planning issues and will benefits.
  • Explain criteria for determining a financial advisor.

Effective as of Winter 2022

Related Programs

MKTG 1822 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Marketing Management - Entrepreneurship
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  3. Marketing Management - Retail Marketing Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate

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