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OPMT 1110 - Business Mathematics

Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

Reviews basic mathematics applicable to business and industry. Topics include consumer and commercial credit, simple and compound interest, financial instruments and discounting, annuities, mortgages, loans, sinking funds, leases, depreciation methods, capitalized costs, cash flow analysis, NPV and IRR. Emphasis is on maximum use of pre-programmed calculator and practical applications from the field of Financial Management.

Prerequisite(s)

Algebraic skills to at least the Grade 11 level with a minimum 68% final mark. Students who do not have these skills should consider taking OPMT 0199 Math for Business or OPMT 0198 Business Math Assessment Test. Alternatively, students can take OPMT1199 Business Math and Algebra which includes review of algebra and tutorials. This course is designed to support understanding and development of basic skills and is equivalent to OPMT1110 and OPMT0199 combined.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$601.23 - $616.33 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2020

Below are nine offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2020 term.

CRN 61411

Start any time

This is an online learning course. Start any time. You have 24 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

Chris Kellman

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$94.14

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. Departmental Approval Needed - Students who need more time to complete OPMT 1110 will re-register in this section and have 24 additional weeks in which to complete their course. Please contact Ruth MacKay Ruth_Mackay@bcit.ca

Online registration for this course offering is not available. However, you can still register via phone, mail or in person.

Registration Options

CRN 56750

Tue Aug 04 - Mon Aug 31 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Aug 04 - Aug 31 Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu 18:00 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 202

Instructor

Sam Choo

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$614.30

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Please join the waitlist to be considered for approval. This section requires department approval. For approval, please contact the Program Assistant, Sarah Chanway at schanway@bcit.ca. Please include your BCIT student ID number and a brief explanation of why you wish to register. No class August 3 due to statutory holiday.

CRN 60671

Start any time

This is an online learning course. Start any time. You have 30 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

Chris Kellman

Course Outline

Cost

$601.23

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. A textbook and a course manual must be purchased at: BCIT Bookstore or online at: www.bcitbookstore.ca/distance/ Students must submit email address when registering. To be successful in our online courses, plan to spend 7-10 hours per course each week on your studies, starting Week 1.

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 66094

Tue Apr 14 - Tue Jun 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 14 - Jun 30 Tue 18:00 - 22:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 406

Instructor

Daniel Anvari

Course Outline

Cost

$614.30

Notes

  1. No class on April 13th and May 18th

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 66095

Mon Apr 27 - Mon Jun 22 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 27 - Jun 22 Mon/Wed 18:00 - 21:00 DTC DTC Rm. 682

Instructor

Daniel Anvari

Course Outline

Cost

$605.73

Notes

  1. No class on April 13 and May 18th

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 56735

Fri May 01 - Fri Aug 07 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 01 - Aug 07 Fri 13:30 - 17:00 BBY SE06 Rm. 108

Instructor

Daniel Anvari

Course Outline

Cost

$614.30

Notes

  1. Please note that this section is part of the Business Fundamentals (BFUN) Program (www.bcit.ca/study/programs/7985acert). As this is the case, the course will be taught in a way that accommodates the needs of English Language Learners.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 50482

Mon May 25 - Thu Jul 09 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 25 - Jul 09 Mon/Thu 18:00 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 207

Instructor

Sam Choo

Course Outline

Cost

$614.30

Notes

  1. This course is very intense. It is designed primarily for students who have taken a similar course and want to improve their grade.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 56758

Mon May 25 - Mon Aug 17 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 25 - Aug 17 Mon 13:30 - 17:20 BBY SE06 Rm. 206

Instructor

Germain Tanoh

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$614.30

Notes

  1. Please note that this section is part of the Business Fundamentals (BFUN) Program (www.bcit.ca/study/programs/7985acert). As this is the case, the course will be taught in a way that accommodates the needs of English Language Learners. No class August 3 due to statutory holidays.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

CRN 21421

Tue May 26 - Thu Jul 09 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 26 - Jul 09 Tue/Thu 09:00 - 12:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 205

Instructor

Amy Goldlist

Course Outline

Cost

$614.30

Notes

  1. This course is very intense. It is designed primarily for students who have taken a similar course and want to improve their grade.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

Fall 2020

Below are 10 offerings of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 35420

Wed Sep 02 - Wed Dec 09 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 02 - Dec 09 Wed 18:00 - 21:30 BBY Probable Online Delivery

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$616.33

Notes

  1. No class on Wed, Nov 11

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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16 seats available as of Jun 1, 2020 6:56 pm (PDT). Of these 16, 15 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 34885

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Dec 08 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 08 Tue 18:00 - 21:30 BBY Probable Online Delivery

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$616.33

Notes

  1. The following calculator is required for this course: BA II Plus / Financial Calculator by Texas Instruments.

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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17 seats available as of Jun 1, 2020 6:56 pm (PDT). Of these 17, 13 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 34886

Tue Sep 08 - Tue Nov 24 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 24 Tue 17:30 - 21:30 BBY Probable Online Delivery

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$616.33

Notes

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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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22 seats available as of Jun 1, 2020 6:56 pm (PDT). Of these 22, 15 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 33093

Wed Sep 09 - Wed Dec 16 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 16 Wed 14:00 - 17:20 BBY Probable Online Delivery

Instructor

Joe Ilsever

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$616.33

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Please note that this section is part of the Business Fundamentals (BFUN) Program (www.bcit.ca/study/programs/7985acert). As this is the case, the course will be taught in a way that accommodates the needs of English Language Learners. If you wish to register, please email bfun@bcit.ca with your student ID number and a brief explanation of why you wish to register in this section. No class November 11 due to statutory holiday.

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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25 seats available as of Jun 1, 2020 6:56 pm (PDT). Of these 25, 18 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 35401

Wed Sep 09 - Wed Dec 02 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 02 Wed 17:30 - 21:30 BBY Probable Online Delivery

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$616.33

Notes

  1. The following calculator is required for this course: BA II Plus / Financial Calculator by Texas Instruments. No class on Wed, November 11

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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21 seats available as of Jun 1, 2020 6:56 pm (PDT). Of these 21, 16 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 46250

Thu Sep 10 - Thu Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Thu 17:30 - 21:30 DTC Probable Online Delivery

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$606.33

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

}

15 seats available as of Jun 1, 2020 6:56 pm (PDT). Of these 15, 11 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 30813

Sat Sep 12 - Sat Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Sat 08:30 - 12:30 DTC Probable Online Delivery

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$606.33

Notes

  1. The following calculator is required for this course: BA II Plus / Financial Calculator by Texas Instruments.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

}

24 seats available as of Jun 1, 2020 6:56 pm (PDT). Of these 24, 17 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 34884

Sat Sep 12 - Sat Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Sat 08:30 - 12:30 BBY Probable Online Delivery

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$616.33

Notes

  1. The following calculator is required for this course: BA II Plus / Financial Calculator by Texas Instruments.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

}

21 seats available as of Jun 1, 2020 6:56 pm (PDT). Of these 21, 15 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 33062

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Dec 14 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 14 Mon 13:30 - 17:20 BBY Probable Online Delivery

Instructor

Joe Ilsever

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$616.33

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Please note that this section is part of the Business Fundamentals (BFUN) Program (www.bcit.ca/study/programs/7985acert). As this is the case, the course will be taught in a way that accommodates the needs of English Language Learners. If you wish to register, please email bfun@bcit.ca with your student ID number and a brief explanation of why you wish to register in this section. No class October 12 due to statutory holiday. The following calculator is required for this course: BA II Plus / Financial Calculator by Texas Instruments.

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

}

25 seats available as of Jun 1, 2020 6:56 pm (PDT). Of these 25, 18 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

CRN 46257

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Dec 07 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 07 Mon 18:00 - 22:00 BBY Probable Online Delivery

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$616.33

Notes

  1. No class on Monday, October 12

A portion of seats are temporarily held for domestic students. International students: this may impact your ability to register. Learn why.

}

21 seats available as of Jun 1, 2020 6:56 pm (PDT). Of these 21, 15 are currently reserved for domestic students only. Availability may change at any time.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Identify the problem (e.g., to choose the most economical equipment).
  • Formulate the problem elements into mathematical relationships and models.
  • Use appropriate technology to assist in problem solving.
  • Manipulate the relationship and models to provide a solution to the problem.
  • Approximate the solution.
  • Validate the solution.
  • Apply concepts of proportion and percent to business areas such as markup, discounts, budget allocation.
  • Utilize standard functions and graphical techniques to analyze relationships between quantities such as cost, revenue, production volume and profit.
  • Apply the concept of the time value of money.
  • Calculate interest, present and future values using simple interest.
  • Calculate interest, present and future values using compound interest.
  • Analyze interest rates by finding equivalent and effective rates.
  • Calculate payments, present and future values for annuities in budgeting and asset evaluation and for mortgages.
  • Calculate and compare interest on various forms of debt or investments.
  • Create and use amortization tables for various debt instruments.
  • Evaluate investment decisions using methods of payback and discounted cash flow such as net present value and internal rate of return.

Effective as of Fall 2005

Related Programs

OPMT 1110 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Accounting
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Accounting
    Part-time   Diploma
  3. Advanced Business Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Certificate
  4. Advanced Human Resource Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  5. Advanced Marketing Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  6. Business Administration
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate
  7. Business Administration (General Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  8. Business Administration (Global Studies Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  9. Business Administration (Human Resources Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  10. Business Administration (Management Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  11. Business Administration (Marketing Option)
    Part-time   Diploma
  12. Business Fundamentals
    Full-time   Associate Certificate
  13. Business Information Technology Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  14. Business Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  15. Business Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  16. Business Operations Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  17. Finance
    Full-time   Diploma
  18. Finance
    Part-time   Diploma
  19. Financial Management (Finance Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  20. Financial Management (Professional Accounting Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  21. Financial Planning
    Part-time   Diploma
  22. Financial Planning
    Full-time   Diploma
  23. Fire Executive Management
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   BCIT/Industry Partnership Certificate
  24. General Insurance and Risk Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  25. Global Business Studies
    Part-time   Certificate
  26. Human Resource Management
    Full-time   Diploma
  27. International Business Management (Global Supply Chain Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  28. International Business Management (International Business Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  29. International Trade and Transportation Logistics
    Part-time   Certificate
  30. Marketing Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  31. Marketing Management (Entrepreneurship Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  32. Marketing Management (General Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  33. Marketing Management (Marketing Communications Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  34. Marketing Management (Professional Sales Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  35. Marketing Management (Tourism Management Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  36. Operations Management (Facilities Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  37. Operations Management (Industrial Engineering Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  38. Operations Management (Management Engineering Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  39. Operations Management (Materials Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate
  40. Operations Management (Quality Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2020

Books for Spring/Summer 2020 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore

If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.

Business Mathematics (Dec 2017)
Author Opmt: Mallory
Binding Paperback
Price $29.95
Required

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

Business Mathematics (Dec 2017)
Author Opmt: Mallory
Binding Paperback
Price $29.95
Required

Fall 2020

Books for Fall 2020 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.

Business Mathematics (Dec 2017)
Author Opmt: Mallory
Binding Paperback
Price $29.95
Required

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