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BMC 162 Accounting Fundamentals

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Course Description

Gain an understanding of financial accounting principles and practices as you learn how to go through the full accounting cycle of recording business transactions, making adjustments and final closing entries. Topics include internal controls and cash, receivables, property, merchandising, plant and equipment, goodwill and intangible assets. Learn how to read financial statements, calculate financial ratios and apply this knowledge to management problems and decision-making.

Course Details

  • Build basic income statements and balance sheets for service and merchandising operations.
  • Use fundamental accounting principles to determine how to recognize and record business transactions.
  • List and describe the components of internal control and control procedures.
  • Understand the role accounts receivable plays in a company.
  • Measure the cost of capital assets and assess their impact on the financial statements.
  • Calculate and analyze standard financial ratios.
  • Undertake a preliminary evaluation of the financial performance of a company.

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)




Sections

  BMC 162 - 051 Accounting Fundamentals  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
 
Online:   17 Jan 2017 to 17 Apr 2017
Hours: 40.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $595.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Delivery Options:  Online
Instructor(s): Helmut Hauke
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Custom accounting text

Edition:

Authors:

Publisher:

 

For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

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  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: BMC 352 Learning Online

It is not possible to register online for this course until you have successfully completed BMC 352 Learning Online or have a Learning Online Prerequisite Waiver in your profile. You may enrol in this course, by telephone, if you are enrolled in a section of BMC 352 that will be completed before this course begins.
  • This course will be delivered using Desire2Learn (D2L).
  • Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am on the start date.
A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  BMC 162 - 052 Accounting Fundamentals  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
 
Class:   Tue 6:00PM - 9:00PM
17 Jan 2017 to 11 Apr 2017
Number of Sessions: 13 Sessions
Hours: 40.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $595.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Campus: Downtown
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Jill Benson
  Reading List / Textbook:  

Required Textbook

Title: Custom accounting textbook

Edition:

Authors:

Publisher: Pearson

 

For information on the UofC Bookstore hours, store locations or how to purchase textbooks please go to: http://www.calgarybookstore.ca

To compare new and used textbook prices, visit: http://calgary.verbacompare.com/comparison?id=104502

  Section Notes:  

The instructor may choose to use Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning environment, to post the Course Outline and other course materials. If you have questions about using D2L, let your instructor know when you attend the first class. D2L may not be available before the start date of the course.

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 


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