Course Schedule

Course Schedule

Courses are open to all students; no application or admission to Langara College is required. Students can register for courses as long as the course prerequisites are met.

Courses

This introductory course in financial accounting reviews the accounting cycle and the preparation of financial statements. Topics include: accounting concepts; recording transactions; adjusting accounts, preparing statements and completing the accounting cycle; accounting for merchandising activities; and inventories and special journals.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60460 8 eve Th May 02, 2019 1830-2130 Diana Leong $495 Main Campus (Map)

Topics include: internal controls and accounting for cash, temporary investments, and receivables; capital assets; current and long-term liabilities; accounting for partnerships and corporations; cash flow statements; and conceptual framework of accounting.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60461 8 eve Th Jun 27, 2019 1830-2130 Diana Leong $495 Main Campus (Map)

The course focuses on the asset side of the balance sheet. The first part of the course covers financial reporting and accounting concepts, income statement and balance sheet presentation, the cash flow statement, and revenue and expense recognition. The second half of the course covers current monetary balances, inventory and cost of goods sold, temporary and long-term investments, and capital assets.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 and Part 2 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60462 13 eve We May 15, 2019 1830-2130 Shiraz Charania $635 Main Campus (Map)

This intermediate financial accounting course emphasizes on liabilities and equities. Topics include: legal and financial aspects of partnerships and corporations; current and long-term liabilities; shareholders; equity; complex debt and equity instruments; leases; accounting for income taxes; pension and other post-employment benefits; accounting changes; cash flow statement; and the analysis of financial statements.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 2 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60468 13 eve We May 15, 2019 1830-2130 Maria Fellnermayr $635 Main Campus (Map)

Learn the foundational concepts and practices of management accounting. Topics include: costing accounting fundamentals; job and process costing; cost-volume-profit analysis; budgeting and control; inventory costing; and information for management control and decision analysis.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 and Part 2 or equivalent.Note: Course available in September 2019

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

This foundation course in managerial finance focuses on the major decisions made by the financial executive. Content includes: analysis of the financial environment and its components; security valuation; the determinants of interest rates; strategic decisions in capital budgeting, cash flow estimation; the cost of capital; working capital management; and financial planning.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 & Part 2 and Quantitative Methods.Note: Course available in September 2019

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

An in-depth study of issues and tools that assist financial managers in decision-making. Topics include: capital budgeting under uncertainty; long-term sources of funds; capital structure; dividend policy; special financing and investment decisions; futures, forwards, options, and swamps; treasury risk management; financial planning; and long-term planning strategic issues in finance.Prerequisites: Finance 1 - Part 1 or equivalent.Note: Course available in January 2020

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

This course introduces the fundamentals of interpersonal and group interaction including written, verbal, and non-verbal communication. We look at options in presentation preparation and delivery techniques, awareness of tone, consideration of audience, and selection of indirect and direct message organization.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60477 12 eve Mo May 06, 2019 1830-2130 Daniel Thomas $405 Main Campus (Map)
60476 1 day Sa May 11, 2019 0900-1600 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 mng Sa May 18, 2019 0900-1200    
  and 3 day Sa May 25, 2019 0900-1600    
  and 1 mng Sa Jun 15, 2019 0900-1200    
  and 1 day Sa Jun 22, 2019 0900-1600    

Topics covered in this course include: data and data presentation; probability; decision analysis; sampling distributions; applications of sampling and risk analysis; statistical estimation, hypothesis testing; regression and correlation; multiple regression; index numbers; time series; statistical decision theory; and an introduction to linear programming.Prerequisites: Completion of Basic Probability & Statistics or equivalent.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60459 2 eve Th May 09, 2019 1730-2030 Yu-Ling Tsai $635 Main Campus (Map)
  and 11 eve Th May 23, 2019 1730-2020    
  and 1 eve Th Aug 08, 2019 1830-2130    

Topics covered include the collection, classification, analysis and presentation of numerical data; measures of location and variability; probability; random samples and sampling distributions; estimation of parameters; testing hypotheses; regression and chi-square. This course is followed by the Quantitative Methods 1 course.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60466 24 eve Mo/We May 06, 2019 1830-2030 Sharen Dhami $431 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve We Aug 07, 2019 1830-2030    

This is an introduction to the issues, concepts, and theories of micro and macroeconomics. This course provides practice in applying economic reasoning to decision-making and forecasting problems in business, industry, and government.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60463 14 eve Tu May 07, 2019 1830-2130 Michael Solyom $635 Main Campus (Map)

Gain knowledge about the legal aspects of doing business in Canada. Topics include the Canadian legal system, statutory and common law principles; contract law; tort (negligence) law; public and private company law; commercial law; banking law; debtor-creditor relations; agency theory; real and personal property law; and intellectual property law. Apply legal principles and analysis to everyday challenges faced by Canadian businesses.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60455 13 eve Th May 09, 2019 1830-2130 Brian Fixter $431 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve Th Aug 08, 2019 1830-2030    

This introductory course combines management and accounting into a computer-based information system. Explore the different types of hardware and software necessary to an organizations effective work environment. Explore ways to successfully obtain and process information to enhance business performance by integrating network topologies, files and database methods. Learn to make sound decisions and solve problems by taking a closer look at each stage of the life cycles of information systems for successful implementation.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60464 13 eve Th May 16, 2019 1830-2130 Shelly Nizar $635 Main Campus (Map)

This course is an introduction to internal and external auditing principles and procedures. Topics include: reporting; the ethical and legal environment; audit objectives, audit evidence; audit planning and analytical review; materiality and risk; internal control; and EDP and audit sampling. Audit of the sales and collection cycle and payroll and personnel cycle are also studied.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 3 and Quantitative Methods 1 or equivalent.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60458 13 eve Th May 09, 2019 1830-2130 Darren Taylor $590 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve Th Aug 08, 2019 1830-2130    

Topics covered in this course include: cost flows in organizations; cost estimation and regression analysis; planning models; linear programming; decision making models; cost-volume-profit analysis; financial modeling; issues in management control; responsibility accounting; transfer pricing; executive incentives; and compensation.Prerequisites: Management Accounting 1 and Finance 1 or equivalent.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60456 13 eve Tu May 07, 2019 1830-2130 Alym Amlani $635 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve Tu Aug 06, 2019 1830-2130    

This course covers the fundamental principles, concepts, and application of Canadian federal income tax legislation, including the structure of the Income Tax Act. The topics covered include: income and liability for tax; income from employment, business, and property; deductions; capital gains and losses; and computation of taxable income for individuals and corporations.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 3 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60457 14 eve Tu May 07, 2019 1830-2130 Natalie Lai,
Mumsy Ullattikulam,
Ronald Wong
$635 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 day Sa Jun 15, 2019 0900-1530    

This course provides an in-depth study of the major areas of advanced financial accounting: standard setting in Canada and internationally, financial instruments, income tax allocation, long-term intercorporate investments, consolidation, foreign currency translation and the translation and consolidation of foreign subsidiaries, and not-for-profit and public sector accounting.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 3 or equivalent.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60469 13 eve We May 08, 2019 1830-2130 Akash Rattan $635 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve We Aug 07, 2019 1830-2130    

Learn to maximize your organizations financial resources potential to better plan for the future by analyzing both internal and external factors. This course will expose students to the current trends in theory and application of strategic management with a focus on financial implications. In addition, learn how to handle complexity and uncertainty of the organization, industry and markets. Business level, corporate level strategies, competitive and industry analysis will be reviewed. This course will have a strong emphasis on financial and non-financial strategic objectives to play a role in the organizations longevity.Prerequisites: Management Accounting 2 and Financial Accounting 3 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60467 13 eve Tu May 14, 2019 1830-2130 Houman Sanandaji $635 Main Campus (Map)

Sage 50 is the popular and easy-to-use accounting software for home offices and small businesses. Learn to set up company files and enter transactions for general ledger, accounts receivables, accounts payable, and inventory, and how to manage capital expenses.Prerequisites: Bookkeeping Level 1 and Windows File Management or equivalent.Note: Software for PC only.Textbook is required and available at the Langara Bookstore.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60604 3 day Sa May 11, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan,
Elian Gaspar de Figueiredo
$329 Main Campus (Map)
60505 6 eve Tu May 14, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin $329 Main Campus (Map)

Build upon your knowledge from Sage 50-1 by adding multi-currency transactions, bank reconciliations, payroll, customized reporting features, credit card payment, and receipts. Enter company histories and learn such important topics as network security, projects, and setting budgets.Prerequisites: Simply Accounting 1 or equivalent.Note: Textbook is required and is available at the Langara Bookstore. Software is for PC only.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60506 3 day Sa Jun 08, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan $329 Main Campus (Map)
60605 6 eve Tu Jul 02, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin $329 Main Campus (Map)

This course covers the setup and transaction processing of the Sage 300 Accounts Payable module. Topics include the recording of Accounts Payable Invoice, Adjustment, and Payment transactions. Other topics including vendor and vendor group maintenance will be discussed. At the end of the course, you will have the appropriate skills to work effectively as an Accounts Payable clerk with the Sage 300 software.Prerequisites: Bookkeeping Level 1 and Windows File Management or equivalent.Note: Software for PC only. Textbook is required and available at the Langara Bookstore.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

This course focuses on recording transactions and analyzing reports in the General Ledger and Accounts Receivable module. Topics will include the advanced recording and editing of GL Journal Entries, and reporting of the Financials data. In addition, you will also learn to create and record invoices, payments, and adjustments in the Accounts Receivable module. Finally, there will be an in-depth discussion on how to reconcile bank statements using the appropriate modules.Prerequisites: ACCPAC 1 or equivalent.Note: Textbook is required and is available at the Langara Bookstore. Software is for PC only.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60508 6 eve We Jul 03, 2019 1830-2130 Ian de Leon $329 Main Campus (Map)

Easy-to-use QuickBooks has become one of the most popular accounting programs in Canada with small business managers, bookkeepers, and accounting professionals. This course provides hands-on instruction on setting up QuickBooks, customizing forms, and processing sales transactions, invoices, and bill payments, as well as managing inventory, payroll, and sales taxes. You will also learn to use QuickBooks to analyze financial data and improve your business strategies.Prerequisites: Bookkeeping Level 1 and Windows File Management or equivalent.Note: Please bring a USB to class. Textbook and USB available at the Langara Bookstore.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60501 6 eve Th May 16, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin,
Anna Solodkova
$329 Main Campus (Map)
60502 3 day Sa Jul 06, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan $329 Main Campus (Map)

This course will teach you how to work with more advanced topics, such as banking and credit cards, foreign currencies, payroll, and how to customize settings. Additional topics include generating employee T4 slips and Record of Employment.Prerequisites: QuickBooks 1 or equivalent.Note: Textbook and USB available at the Langara Bookstore. Please bring a USB to class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60503 6 eve Th Jul 04, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin $329 Main Campus (Map)
60504 3 day Sa Jul 27, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan $329 Main Campus (Map)

Courses

This introductory course in financial accounting reviews the accounting cycle and the preparation of financial statements. Topics include: accounting concepts; recording transactions; adjusting accounts, preparing statements and completing the accounting cycle; accounting for merchandising activities; and inventories and special journals.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60460 8 eve Th May 02, 2019 1830-2130 Diana Leong $495 Main Campus (Map)

Topics include: internal controls and accounting for cash, temporary investments, and receivables; capital assets; current and long-term liabilities; accounting for partnerships and corporations; cash flow statements; and conceptual framework of accounting.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60461 8 eve Th Jun 27, 2019 1830-2130 Diana Leong $495 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the fundamentals of interpersonal and group interaction including written, verbal, and non-verbal communication. We look at options in presentation preparation and delivery techniques, awareness of tone, consideration of audience, and selection of indirect and direct message organization.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60477 12 eve Mo May 06, 2019 1830-2130 Daniel Thomas $405 Main Campus (Map)
60476 1 day Sa May 11, 2019 0900-1600 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 mng Sa May 18, 2019 0900-1200    
  and 3 day Sa May 25, 2019 0900-1600    
  and 1 mng Sa Jun 15, 2019 0900-1200    
  and 1 day Sa Jun 22, 2019 0900-1600    

Gain knowledge about the legal aspects of doing business in Canada. Topics include the Canadian legal system, statutory and common law principles; contract law; tort (negligence) law; public and private company law; commercial law; banking law; debtor-creditor relations; agency theory; real and personal property law; and intellectual property law. Apply legal principles and analysis to everyday challenges faced by Canadian businesses.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60455 13 eve Th May 09, 2019 1830-2130 Brian Fixter $431 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve Th Aug 08, 2019 1830-2030    

This is an introduction to the issues, concepts, and theories of micro and macroeconomics. This course provides practice in applying economic reasoning to decision-making and forecasting problems in business, industry, and government.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60463 14 eve Tu May 07, 2019 1830-2130 Michael Solyom $635 Main Campus (Map)

The course focuses on the asset side of the balance sheet. The first part of the course covers financial reporting and accounting concepts, income statement and balance sheet presentation, the cash flow statement, and revenue and expense recognition. The second half of the course covers current monetary balances, inventory and cost of goods sold, temporary and long-term investments, and capital assets.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 and Part 2 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60462 13 eve We May 15, 2019 1830-2130 Shiraz Charania $635 Main Campus (Map)

This intermediate financial accounting course emphasizes on liabilities and equities. Topics include: legal and financial aspects of partnerships and corporations; current and long-term liabilities; shareholders; equity; complex debt and equity instruments; leases; accounting for income taxes; pension and other post-employment benefits; accounting changes; cash flow statement; and the analysis of financial statements.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 2 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60468 13 eve We May 15, 2019 1830-2130 Maria Fellnermayr $635 Main Campus (Map)

This foundation course in managerial finance focuses on the major decisions made by the financial executive. Content includes: analysis of the financial environment and its components; security valuation; the determinants of interest rates; strategic decisions in capital budgeting, cash flow estimation; the cost of capital; working capital management; and financial planning.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 & Part 2 and Quantitative Methods.Note: Course available in September 2019

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

An in-depth study of issues and tools that assist financial managers in decision-making. Topics include: capital budgeting under uncertainty; long-term sources of funds; capital structure; dividend policy; special financing and investment decisions; futures, forwards, options, and swamps; treasury risk management; financial planning; and long-term planning strategic issues in finance.Prerequisites: Finance 1 - Part 1 or equivalent.Note: Course available in January 2020

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

Learn the foundational concepts and practices of management accounting. Topics include: costing accounting fundamentals; job and process costing; cost-volume-profit analysis; budgeting and control; inventory costing; and information for management control and decision analysis.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 and Part 2 or equivalent.Note: Course available in September 2019

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

This introductory course combines management and accounting into a computer-based information system. Explore the different types of hardware and software necessary to an organizations effective work environment. Explore ways to successfully obtain and process information to enhance business performance by integrating network topologies, files and database methods. Learn to make sound decisions and solve problems by taking a closer look at each stage of the life cycles of information systems for successful implementation.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60464 13 eve Th May 16, 2019 1830-2130 Shelly Nizar $635 Main Campus (Map)

Topics covered in this course include: data and data presentation; probability; decision analysis; sampling distributions; applications of sampling and risk analysis; statistical estimation, hypothesis testing; regression and correlation; multiple regression; index numbers; time series; statistical decision theory; and an introduction to linear programming.Prerequisites: Completion of Basic Probability & Statistics or equivalent.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60459 2 eve Th May 09, 2019 1730-2030 Yu-Ling Tsai $635 Main Campus (Map)
  and 11 eve Th May 23, 2019 1730-2020    
  and 1 eve Th Aug 08, 2019 1830-2130    

Topics covered include the collection, classification, analysis and presentation of numerical data; measures of location and variability; probability; random samples and sampling distributions; estimation of parameters; testing hypotheses; regression and chi-square. This course is followed by the Quantitative Methods 1 course.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60466 24 eve Mo/We May 06, 2019 1830-2030 Sharen Dhami $431 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve We Aug 07, 2019 1830-2030    

Sage 50 is the popular and easy-to-use accounting software for home offices and small businesses. Learn to set up company files and enter transactions for general ledger, accounts receivables, accounts payable, and inventory, and how to manage capital expenses.Prerequisites: Bookkeeping Level 1 and Windows File Management or equivalent.Note: Software for PC only.Textbook is required and available at the Langara Bookstore.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60604 3 day Sa May 11, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan,
Elian Gaspar de Figueiredo
$329 Main Campus (Map)
60505 6 eve Tu May 14, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin $329 Main Campus (Map)

Build upon your knowledge from Sage 50-1 by adding multi-currency transactions, bank reconciliations, payroll, customized reporting features, credit card payment, and receipts. Enter company histories and learn such important topics as network security, projects, and setting budgets.Prerequisites: Simply Accounting 1 or equivalent.Note: Textbook is required and is available at the Langara Bookstore. Software is for PC only.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60506 3 day Sa Jun 08, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan $329 Main Campus (Map)
60605 6 eve Tu Jul 02, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin $329 Main Campus (Map)

This course covers the setup and transaction processing of the Sage 300 Accounts Payable module. Topics include the recording of Accounts Payable Invoice, Adjustment, and Payment transactions. Other topics including vendor and vendor group maintenance will be discussed. At the end of the course, you will have the appropriate skills to work effectively as an Accounts Payable clerk with the Sage 300 software.Prerequisites: Bookkeeping Level 1 and Windows File Management or equivalent.Note: Software for PC only. Textbook is required and available at the Langara Bookstore.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

This course focuses on recording transactions and analyzing reports in the General Ledger and Accounts Receivable module. Topics will include the advanced recording and editing of GL Journal Entries, and reporting of the Financials data. In addition, you will also learn to create and record invoices, payments, and adjustments in the Accounts Receivable module. Finally, there will be an in-depth discussion on how to reconcile bank statements using the appropriate modules.Prerequisites: ACCPAC 1 or equivalent.Note: Textbook is required and is available at the Langara Bookstore. Software is for PC only.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60508 6 eve We Jul 03, 2019 1830-2130 Ian de Leon $329 Main Campus (Map)

Easy-to-use QuickBooks has become one of the most popular accounting programs in Canada with small business managers, bookkeepers, and accounting professionals. This course provides hands-on instruction on setting up QuickBooks, customizing forms, and processing sales transactions, invoices, and bill payments, as well as managing inventory, payroll, and sales taxes. You will also learn to use QuickBooks to analyze financial data and improve your business strategies.Prerequisites: Bookkeeping Level 1 and Windows File Management or equivalent.Note: Please bring a USB to class. Textbook and USB available at the Langara Bookstore.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60501 6 eve Th May 16, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin,
Anna Solodkova
$329 Main Campus (Map)
60502 3 day Sa Jul 06, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan $329 Main Campus (Map)

This course will teach you how to work with more advanced topics, such as banking and credit cards, foreign currencies, payroll, and how to customize settings. Additional topics include generating employee T4 slips and Record of Employment.Prerequisites: QuickBooks 1 or equivalent.Note: Textbook and USB available at the Langara Bookstore. Please bring a USB to class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60503 6 eve Th Jul 04, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin $329 Main Campus (Map)
60504 3 day Sa Jul 27, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan $329 Main Campus (Map)

Courses

Topics covered in this course include: cost flows in organizations; cost estimation and regression analysis; planning models; linear programming; decision making models; cost-volume-profit analysis; financial modeling; issues in management control; responsibility accounting; transfer pricing; executive incentives; and compensation.Prerequisites: Management Accounting 1 and Finance 1 or equivalent.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60456 13 eve Tu May 07, 2019 1830-2130 Alym Amlani $635 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve Tu Aug 06, 2019 1830-2130    

This course covers the fundamental principles, concepts, and application of Canadian federal income tax legislation, including the structure of the Income Tax Act. The topics covered include: income and liability for tax; income from employment, business, and property; deductions; capital gains and losses; and computation of taxable income for individuals and corporations.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 3 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60457 14 eve Tu May 07, 2019 1830-2130 Natalie Lai,
Mumsy Ullattikulam,
Ronald Wong
$635 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 day Sa Jun 15, 2019 0900-1530    

This course is an introduction to internal and external auditing principles and procedures. Topics include: reporting; the ethical and legal environment; audit objectives, audit evidence; audit planning and analytical review; materiality and risk; internal control; and EDP and audit sampling. Audit of the sales and collection cycle and payroll and personnel cycle are also studied.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 3 and Quantitative Methods 1 or equivalent.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60458 13 eve Th May 09, 2019 1830-2130 Darren Taylor $590 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve Th Aug 08, 2019 1830-2130    

This course provides an in-depth study of the major areas of advanced financial accounting: standard setting in Canada and internationally, financial instruments, income tax allocation, long-term intercorporate investments, consolidation, foreign currency translation and the translation and consolidation of foreign subsidiaries, and not-for-profit and public sector accounting.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 3 or equivalent.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60469 13 eve We May 08, 2019 1830-2130 Akash Rattan $635 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve We Aug 07, 2019 1830-2130    

Learn to maximize your organizations financial resources potential to better plan for the future by analyzing both internal and external factors. This course will expose students to the current trends in theory and application of strategic management with a focus on financial implications. In addition, learn how to handle complexity and uncertainty of the organization, industry and markets. Business level, corporate level strategies, competitive and industry analysis will be reviewed. This course will have a strong emphasis on financial and non-financial strategic objectives to play a role in the organizations longevity.Prerequisites: Management Accounting 2 and Financial Accounting 3 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60467 13 eve Tu May 14, 2019 1830-2130 Houman Sanandaji $635 Main Campus (Map)

Courses

This introductory course in financial accounting reviews the accounting cycle and the preparation of financial statements. Topics include: accounting concepts; recording transactions; adjusting accounts, preparing statements and completing the accounting cycle; accounting for merchandising activities; and inventories and special journals.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60460 8 eve Th May 02, 2019 1830-2130 Diana Leong $495 Main Campus (Map)

Topics include: internal controls and accounting for cash, temporary investments, and receivables; capital assets; current and long-term liabilities; accounting for partnerships and corporations; cash flow statements; and conceptual framework of accounting.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60461 8 eve Th Jun 27, 2019 1830-2130 Diana Leong $495 Main Campus (Map)

The course focuses on the asset side of the balance sheet. The first part of the course covers financial reporting and accounting concepts, income statement and balance sheet presentation, the cash flow statement, and revenue and expense recognition. The second half of the course covers current monetary balances, inventory and cost of goods sold, temporary and long-term investments, and capital assets.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 and Part 2 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60462 13 eve We May 15, 2019 1830-2130 Shiraz Charania $635 Main Campus (Map)

This intermediate financial accounting course emphasizes on liabilities and equities. Topics include: legal and financial aspects of partnerships and corporations; current and long-term liabilities; shareholders; equity; complex debt and equity instruments; leases; accounting for income taxes; pension and other post-employment benefits; accounting changes; cash flow statement; and the analysis of financial statements.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 2 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60468 13 eve We May 15, 2019 1830-2130 Maria Fellnermayr $635 Main Campus (Map)

Learn the foundational concepts and practices of management accounting. Topics include: costing accounting fundamentals; job and process costing; cost-volume-profit analysis; budgeting and control; inventory costing; and information for management control and decision analysis.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 and Part 2 or equivalent.Note: Course available in September 2019

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

Gain knowledge about the legal aspects of doing business in Canada. Topics include the Canadian legal system, statutory and common law principles; contract law; tort (negligence) law; public and private company law; commercial law; banking law; debtor-creditor relations; agency theory; real and personal property law; and intellectual property law. Apply legal principles and analysis to everyday challenges faced by Canadian businesses.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60455 13 eve Th May 09, 2019 1830-2130 Brian Fixter $431 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve Th Aug 08, 2019 1830-2030    

This foundation course in managerial finance focuses on the major decisions made by the financial executive. Content includes: analysis of the financial environment and its components; security valuation; the determinants of interest rates; strategic decisions in capital budgeting, cash flow estimation; the cost of capital; working capital management; and financial planning.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 1 - Part 1 & Part 2 and Quantitative Methods.Note: Course available in September 2019

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

An in-depth study of issues and tools that assist financial managers in decision-making. Topics include: capital budgeting under uncertainty; long-term sources of funds; capital structure; dividend policy; special financing and investment decisions; futures, forwards, options, and swamps; treasury risk management; financial planning; and long-term planning strategic issues in finance.Prerequisites: Finance 1 - Part 1 or equivalent.Note: Course available in January 2020

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

Topics covered in this course include: cost flows in organizations; cost estimation and regression analysis; planning models; linear programming; decision making models; cost-volume-profit analysis; financial modeling; issues in management control; responsibility accounting; transfer pricing; executive incentives; and compensation.Prerequisites: Management Accounting 1 and Finance 1 or equivalent.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60456 13 eve Tu May 07, 2019 1830-2130 Alym Amlani $635 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve Tu Aug 06, 2019 1830-2130    

This course provides an in-depth study of the major areas of advanced financial accounting: standard setting in Canada and internationally, financial instruments, income tax allocation, long-term intercorporate investments, consolidation, foreign currency translation and the translation and consolidation of foreign subsidiaries, and not-for-profit and public sector accounting.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 3 or equivalent.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60469 13 eve We May 08, 2019 1830-2130 Akash Rattan $635 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve We Aug 07, 2019 1830-2130    

This introductory course combines management and accounting into a computer-based information system. Explore the different types of hardware and software necessary to an organizations effective work environment. Explore ways to successfully obtain and process information to enhance business performance by integrating network topologies, files and database methods. Learn to make sound decisions and solve problems by taking a closer look at each stage of the life cycles of information systems for successful implementation.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60464 13 eve Th May 16, 2019 1830-2130 Shelly Nizar $635 Main Campus (Map)

This course is an introduction to internal and external auditing principles and procedures. Topics include: reporting; the ethical and legal environment; audit objectives, audit evidence; audit planning and analytical review; materiality and risk; internal control; and EDP and audit sampling. Audit of the sales and collection cycle and payroll and personnel cycle are also studied.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 3 and Quantitative Methods 1 or equivalent.Note: Final exam scheduled between August 6 and 17, 2019.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60458 13 eve Th May 09, 2019 1830-2130 Darren Taylor $590 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 eve Th Aug 08, 2019 1830-2130    

This course covers the fundamental principles, concepts, and application of Canadian federal income tax legislation, including the structure of the Income Tax Act. The topics covered include: income and liability for tax; income from employment, business, and property; deductions; capital gains and losses; and computation of taxable income for individuals and corporations.Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 3 or equivalent.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60457 14 eve Tu May 07, 2019 1830-2130 Natalie Lai,
Mumsy Ullattikulam,
Ronald Wong
$635 Main Campus (Map)
  and 1 day Sa Jun 15, 2019 0900-1530    

This course introduces students to the Advanced Certificate in Accounting and Finance (ACAF) Method, which is the problem-solving approach used throughout the applied courses. This framework underscores the importance of business and accounting ethics. Other workplace skills are integrated into the course, with special attention given to communication, as students apply the framework to various scenarios typically encountered by those working in mid-level accounting and related positions. Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 3, and Business Law in Canada.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

This course requires students to apply the Advanced Certificate in Accounting and Finance (ACAF) Method to a single comprehensive business scenario. Each week, the business scenario will require students to demonstrate a different combination of technical skills acquired through the technical application courses. Working both individually and in groups, students will incorporate material from prerequisite courses and continue to refine their workplace skills. Prerequisites: Financial Accounting 4, Management Accounting 2, Taxation 1, Auditing 1, Management Information Systems, and Accounting Ethics and Workplace Skills.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

This course builds on Auditing 1 with a focus on applying the concepts to prepare a simulated audit working paper file of a company using relevant software. Topics include appropriate documentation, application of relevant sampling methods using software tools, execution of audit procedures in various audit cycles using Caseware, analysis of audit evidence for potential issues and understanding of the requirements with respect to reviews, compilations and special reports. Prerequisites: Auditing 1.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

Applied Personal and Corporate Taxation emphasizes the application of personal and corporate tax concepts in the preparation of tax returns for individual and corporate clients. This course will produce a mid-level accountant with tax skills who is able to function in environments of low to mid-level complexity with low levels of uncertainty. The course will focus on appliedknowledge, using authentic scenarios that require you to demonstrate the application of technical knowledge. Excel and ProFile tax software will be integrated in the course material and in assessments to help develop the skills needed in the marketplace.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

Easy-to-use QuickBooks has become one of the most popular accounting programs in Canada with small business managers, bookkeepers, and accounting professionals. This course provides hands-on instruction on setting up QuickBooks, customizing forms, and processing sales transactions, invoices, and bill payments, as well as managing inventory, payroll, and sales taxes. You will also learn to use QuickBooks to analyze financial data and improve your business strategies.Prerequisites: Bookkeeping Level 1 and Windows File Management or equivalent.Note: Please bring a USB to class. Textbook and USB available at the Langara Bookstore.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60501 6 eve Th May 16, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin,
Anna Solodkova
$329 Main Campus (Map)
60502 3 day Sa Jul 06, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan $329 Main Campus (Map)

This course will teach you how to work with more advanced topics, such as banking and credit cards, foreign currencies, payroll, and how to customize settings. Additional topics include generating employee T4 slips and Record of Employment.Prerequisites: QuickBooks 1 or equivalent.Note: Textbook and USB available at the Langara Bookstore. Please bring a USB to class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60503 6 eve Th Jul 04, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin $329 Main Campus (Map)
60504 3 day Sa Jul 27, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan $329 Main Campus (Map)

Sage 50 is the popular and easy-to-use accounting software for home offices and small businesses. Learn to set up company files and enter transactions for general ledger, accounts receivables, accounts payable, and inventory, and how to manage capital expenses.Prerequisites: Bookkeeping Level 1 and Windows File Management or equivalent.Note: Software for PC only.Textbook is required and available at the Langara Bookstore.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60604 3 day Sa May 11, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan,
Elian Gaspar de Figueiredo
$329 Main Campus (Map)
60505 6 eve Tu May 14, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin $329 Main Campus (Map)

Build upon your knowledge from Sage 50-1 by adding multi-currency transactions, bank reconciliations, payroll, customized reporting features, credit card payment, and receipts. Enter company histories and learn such important topics as network security, projects, and setting budgets.Prerequisites: Simply Accounting 1 or equivalent.Note: Textbook is required and is available at the Langara Bookstore. Software is for PC only.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60506 3 day Sa Jun 08, 2019 0900-1600 Isabel Chan $329 Main Campus (Map)
60605 6 eve Tu Jul 02, 2019 1830-2130 Miao Chen Lin $329 Main Campus (Map)

This course covers the setup and transaction processing of the Sage 300 Accounts Payable module. Topics include the recording of Accounts Payable Invoice, Adjustment, and Payment transactions. Other topics including vendor and vendor group maintenance will be discussed. At the end of the course, you will have the appropriate skills to work effectively as an Accounts Payable clerk with the Sage 300 software.Prerequisites: Bookkeeping Level 1 and Windows File Management or equivalent.Note: Software for PC only. Textbook is required and available at the Langara Bookstore.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email nlai@langara.ca for details.

This course focuses on recording transactions and analyzing reports in the General Ledger and Accounts Receivable module. Topics will include the advanced recording and editing of GL Journal Entries, and reporting of the Financials data. In addition, you will also learn to create and record invoices, payments, and adjustments in the Accounts Receivable module. Finally, there will be an in-depth discussion on how to reconcile bank statements using the appropriate modules.Prerequisites: ACCPAC 1 or equivalent.Note: Textbook is required and is available at the Langara Bookstore. Software is for PC only.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60508 6 eve We Jul 03, 2019 1830-2130 Ian de Leon $329 Main Campus (Map)