Financial Fundamentals - DPS 15570

DPS 15570 36 hours

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*Formally DPS 15185 Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers*

Every manager, regardless of responsibilities in an organization, requires an understanding of financial principles and financial management tools. This course will help individuals, working in a non-financial function, apply financial analysis tools to budgeting, forecasting and decision-making. This course provides an introduction to the topics of accounting, financial reporting, budgets, capital asset management, and evaluation in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors.


On completion of this course, students will:

•Able to define and apply basic accounting and financial management terminology, general accounting principles and financial practices;

•Explain the difference between for-profit and not-for-profit enterprise;

•Explain how financial management links to strategic business objectives;

•explain financial reporting systems and demonstrate the ability to read and interpret basic balance sheets, and income statements;

•Prepare and analyze financial reports, evaluate capital purchases, and optimize decision-making through sound financial analysis;

•Take part in the budgeting and financial reporting processes, proposing actions and being able to compare options;

•Assess a current business situation and / or issue, determining and defending a course of action based on applying financial management skills.

Additional Comments

  • Basic Business Calculator required
  • Not recommended to be taken at same time as Establishing and Monitoring a Budget
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DPS 15570 1801 Financial Fundamentals Instructor:
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Final Exam will take place in class on July 3, 2018 in 2BC50.

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