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ACCT 110 Financial Accounting 1

Effective date: September 2016

Students will complete all the steps of the accounting cycle culminating in the preparation and analysis of financial statements for sole proprietorships. Topics include: accounting principles, cash, receivables, inventory, capital assets, current liabilities owner's equity.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$330.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

And one of:

  • C in Principles of Math 11
  • C in Applications of Math 12
  • C in Foundations of Math 11
  • C in Pre-Calculus 11
  • C in MATH 137
  • C+ in MATH 072
  • C+ in MATH 135

Camosun offers English and Math assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ACCT 111 Financial Accounting 2

Effective date: January 2007

Preparation of cash flow statements and analysis of financial statements for sole proprietorships, partnerships and corporations. In depth study of accounting principles, cash, receivables, inventories, capital assets, current and long term liabilities and investments and shareholders' equity. Completion of a computerized bookkeeping practice set.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$330.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 130 Hospitality Accounting

Effective date: January 2017

This course introduces students to the basic terminology, concepts, and principles of accounting in the hospitality industry. The course focuses on preparing, analyzing, and interpreting financial statements and includes an introduction to principles of accounting, internal control of cash, fixed assets, payroll, and departmental accounting.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Hospitality
Tuition
$330.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

And one of:

  • C in Principles of Math 11
  • C in Applications of Math 12
  • C in Foundations of Math 11
  • C in Pre-Calculus 11
  • C in MATH 137
  • C+ in MATH 072
  • C+ in MATH 135

Camosun offers English and Math assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ACCT 161 Financial Management

Effective date: January 2017

This course enables learners to develop the fundamental financial management skills needed in any business context. Cases and problems will be used to apply the techniques to business situations.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting; Human Resource Management
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

ACCT 204 Revenue Administration 1

Effective date: January 2017

This course introduces students to the nature and purpose of taxation in Canada, and the responsibilities of each level of government. It focuses on the diversity of provincial taxation, exploring the role of legislation and policy, differences and similarities in the administration of various programs, and linkages with key partners.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$247.95 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

And one of:

  • C in Principles of Math 11
  • C in Applications of Math 12
  • C in Foundations of Math 11
  • C in Pre-Calculus 11
  • C in MATH 137
  • C+ in MATH 072
  • C+ in MATH 135

Camosun offers English and Math assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Restricted course Open to students in Provincial Revenue Administration or second-year Business.

ACCT 205 Revenue Administration 2

Effective date: May 2013

This course will explore the major activities performed by the Ministry of Provincial Revenue to enforce and maximize voluntary compliance with provincial tax and revenue programs. It will focus on the diversity of authority, processes, partners, methods and procedures involved in administering a broad range of provincial revenue programs.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$247.95 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Provincial Revenue Administration or second-year Business.

ACCT 206 Revenue Administration Law - BC

Effective date: January 2012

This course introduces students to legal issues of revenue administration (taxation) in BC, including topical legal principles and current legal issues based on those principles. Topics covered include: introduction to law, relevant legislation and its interpretation, legal case analysis, current administration/ investigation/communications/appeals issues and preventative strategies.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$247.95 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ACCT 207 Managerial Accounting

Effective date: September 2017

This course is beyond the introductory level and intended primarily for non-accounting majors. It is devoted to managerial analysis and decision-making, special purpose reports for management, variable costing and the contribution approach, and budgeting.

Note: Not for Accounting Majors. Students will receive credit for only one of ACCT 207 or ACCT 220.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$330.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ACCT 210 Financial Accounting 3

Effective date: September 2016

Students apply accounting principles and concepts of financial accounting to business situations. Topics include financial statement presentation including note disclosure, revenue and expense recognition; accounting for cash, receivables, inventories, property, plant and equipment and investments. Cash Flow Statements are also examined in detail.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$330.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 211 Financial Accounting 4

Effective date: September 2017

A continuation of ACCT 210, the course covers the accounting of liabilities, shareholder's equity, financial instruments, income taxes, leases, pensions, earnings per share and accounting changes. Students further develop their professional skills in preparing and analyzing financial statements.

Note: Recommend students complete FIN 110 prior to enrolling in ACCT 211.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$330.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 220 Management Cost Accounting 1

Effective date: September 2015

As part of the management accounting course trilogy, ACCT 220 is an introductory course to the role, concepts, and practices of management accounting. The management accounting function is responsible for contributing to sound decision-making within organizations, by preparing and communicating contextually-relevant information, designing frameworks, and modelling value creation to enable and support organizations to plan, implement and control the execution of strategy. Students will explore and apply the foundations of management accounting including relevant theory and terminology, and fundamental systems, tools, and processes.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$330.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 240 Taxation for Financial Planning

Effective date: September 2011

This course provides an introduction to personal income tax and tax planning. Topics covered include sources of income, deductions, tax credits, dividends, capital gains, retirement planning, estates and trusts, business income and capital cost allowance.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$330.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ACCT 250 Professional Acct. Software

Effective Date: September 2015

This course uses accounting software to support practical application of financial accounting, auditing and taxation. Students will integrate bookkeeping, auditing and business software as appropriate. Students will calculate appropriate Federal and Provincial payroll remittances and tax remittances.

Note: It is recommended that BUS 140 be taken prior to this course.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$330.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ACCT 310 Financial Accounting 5

Effective Date: September 2006

This course studies business combinations, joint ventures, foreign currency transactions and operations, partnerships and for not-for-profit and public sector accounting.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 320 Management Cost Accounting 2

Effective Date: September 2015

As part of the management accounting course trilogy, ACCT 320 is an intermediate management accounting course which builds on students’ abilities to prepare and communicate contextually-relevant information, identify frameworks, and model value creation developed in ACCT 220. Students will explore and apply theory and detailed technical concepts to assist with sound decision making that enables and supports organizations to plan, implement and control the execution of strategy.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 330 Government and NPO Accounting

Effective Date: September 2009

An examination of accounting, planning, and control for both not-for-profit (NPO) organizations and government. The unique characteristics of not-for-profit organizations are investigated. Financial statements, full cost accounting, the control environment, planning and program analysis, budgeting, stewardship, and program evaluation are among the topics examined.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

ACCT 340 Fraud Awareness

Effective Date: September 2010

This course increases students’ awareness of fraud, focusing on financial statement fraud and asset misappropriation. Topics include fraud detection and prevention; internal controls weaknesses; symptoms and red flags; and investigation of fraud. The course considers the viewpoint of auditors, forensic accountants, fraudsters, victims, whistleblowers and silent bystanders.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Effective Date: January 2018

This course increases students’ awareness of fraud, focusing on financial statement fraud and asset misappropriation. Topics include fraud detection and prevention; internal controls weaknesses; symptoms and red flags; and investigation of fraud. The course considers the viewpoint of auditors, forensic accountants, fraudsters, victims, whistleblowers and silent bystanders.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

  • C in ACCT 210
  • A bachelor's degree from a recognized post-secondary institution

ACCT 350 Tax Planning for Succession

Effective Date: September 2011

This course is designed to prepare students to deal with, at a professional accounting level, clients’ personal and business succession concerns. It provides in-depth coverage of the income tax rationale and implications of succession issues such as retirement plans and pensions, trust and estate plans, transfer and sale of family businesses. The T3 Trust and Estate Return rule is specifically referenced.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ACCT 380 Auditing 1

Effective Date: September 2005

This course introduces auditing principles and methods. Topics include types of audits and engagements; the ethical/legal environment; planning an audit; assessing internal controls; audit techniques; and audit reports. Using auditing software, students will prepare an audit plan and audit a section of a company.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 385 Internal Auditing

Effective Date: September 2016

Students will be introduced to internal auditing and its role in business and government for risk management, control, and governance. Planning and conducting internal audit engagements, and effectively communicating the results, will be emphasized. This course is accredited with the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). Students who have successfully completed this course will be able to write the IIA’s examinations for the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) designation.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$602.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 390 Advanced Auditing

Effective Date: September 2010

This course further develops the ideas presented in ACCT 380, Auditing. It focuses on a practical application of an audit engagement centered on the accounting cycle, the ethical environment, including documentation using Caseware.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 400 Accounting Theory

Effective Date: September 2005

This advanced course in financial accounting develops an in-depth understanding of the theory that underlies financial reporting in Canada and applies this knowledge to current accounting issues. Cases will be used extensively as well as current literature to develop the judgment and analytical skills necessary for a professional accountant.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ACCT 420 Management Cost Accounting 3

Effective Date: September 2015

As the final course in the management accounting course trilogy, Acct 420 is an advanced management accounting course that prepares participants to support their organization’s success by contributing to sound decision making. Students will prepare contextually-relevant information and model value creation through comprehensive analysis and provision of information that enables and supports organizations to plan, implement and control the execution of strategy. Students gain experience in the application of management cost accounting tools and concepts using case analysis.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 470 Income Tax 1

Effective Date: September 2016

An introductory course in Canadian personal income taxation covering: the calculation of Division B income, Division C deductions, and taxable income for all taxpayers and taxes payable for individuals. Upon completion of this course, students should be able to apply their knowledge in income tax preparation as well as understand taxation as it applies to individual tax planning.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 471 Income Tax 2

Effective Date: September 2016

An introductory course in Canadian corporate income taxation covering computation of taxable income and tax integration for business and investment income, planning the use of corporate distributions and transfer of property to a corporation. Upon completion of this course, students should be able to apply their knowledge in income tax preparation as well as understand taxation as it applies to corporate tax planning.

Note: Students considering a CMA or CGA designation will require this course.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Accounting
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ACCT 480 Applied Professional Practice

Effective Date: January 2017

This course integrates and applies knowledge acquired in financial accounting, managerial accounting, income tax, audit, finance, law, and information technology to evaluate business situations experienced by professional accountants. Students use current business practices and literature to further develop the judgment, research, and communication skills required in professional practice.

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Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

One of:

ACCT 499 Unsupervised ACCT Work Experience

Effective Date: January 2012

ACCT 499 is a self-directed work experience that provides students an opportunity to apply and expand accounting academic knowledge while employed in paid or volunteer positions and/or projects.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
420 total hours of workplace integrated learning
Tuition
$467.83 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting Major.

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