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Fundamentals of Accounting

BSMG6201

In Class Online


Description

Make more informed management decisions by having a working understanding of how financial accounting data can be used to analyze a business. Gain a basic understanding of financial statements, the structure of accounting systems, and the ability to understand and interpret financial statements in order to improve management decision-making.

Topics

  • The users and uses of accounting
  • Identifying the sections of a classified financial statements
  • Applying accounting principles and practices to analyze the effects of business transactions

Professional Affiliations

This course is recognized by:

Canadian Institute of Management

Human Resources Professionals Association

Insurance Institute of Canada

Qualified Administrative Assistant Program



Registration Options

Select the format, then click course code/date to view details and to register.

BSMG6201 - 013 Sep 13 - Dec 06, 2016 Enrollment Closed

Day Date Time Location
Tue   Sep 13 to Dec 06, 2016 6:30PM to 9:30PM Downtown Campus, Citi Plaza, 127

Required Software/Technology: Computer and access to the internet.

What to Expect

This is an interactive course; you will engage face-to-face with your class and instructor.

You will have access to our online learning management system to review, download and print course materials, connect with your classmates and instructor via the online discussion forum.

You can expect approximately three additional hours of work per week for readings, assignments, exams/quizzes and other course requirements.

Completion Requirements

This is a graded course. Evaluation will be based on any combination of participation, exams/quizzes and assignments.

CIM Designation requires a minimum grade of 60%.

Textbook

Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making, Kimmel, Weygandt, Kieso & Trenholm, 6th Canadian edition.

Managerial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making, Kimmel, Weygandt, Kieso & Trenholm, 4th Canadian edition.

Textbooks are bundled together with two online access codes from Wiley Publishing ISBN 9781119193432. Both texts AND their online access codes are required for this course.

Instructors:
Bret Downe

Fee(s):
Course Fee $535.00 ?
Western Employee $535.00 ?

Potential Discount(s): Citi Plaza , Tech Alliance , Western Alumni , CIM , Pillar , Amway , Great West Life , Goodlife Members

BSMG6201 - 014 Apr 17 - Jul 14, 2017 Available

Day Date Time Location
Anytime Apr 17 to Jul 14, 2017 Anytime Online

Required Software/Technology: Computer and access to the internet.

What to Expect

This is an interactive course; you will engage online with your class and instructor through our online learning management system. Plan to log into your course regularly throughout the week.

You can expect approximately six hours of work per week for discussions, readings, assignments, exams/quizzes and other course requirements.

Completion Requirements

This is a graded course. Evaluation will be based on any combination of participation, exams/quizzes and assignments.

CIM Designation requires a minimum grade of 60%.

Textbook

TBA

Fee(s):
Course Fee $535.00 ?
Western Employee $535.00 ?

Potential Discount(s): Citi Plaza , Tech Alliance , Western Alumni , CIM , Pillar , Amway , Great West Life , Goodlife Members