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iCatalog Home BCF 221 Intermediate Financial Management Concepts
(Last Modified:15-Aug-2018)

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Description
THIS COURSE REPLACES BCF 220 DURING THE 1ST QUARTER FY19

This course expands upon the fundamentals course arming the learner with a solid working knowledge of financial management concepts and processes as applied to Defense acquisition programs. Topics include; cost estimating; acquisition strategy; Planning, Programming, Budgeting and Execution (PPBE); budget exhibits; congressional enactment; program execution; contract types and contract execution. The highlight of this course is the interactive capstone exercise that focuses on the Execution phase of the DoD’s PPBE process. Graduates should find themselves well prepared for the follow on course that applies DoD financial management concepts and processes to various challenges mid-level managers will encounter in Defense acquisition processes.
Objectives
TO BE DETERMINED
Target Attendees
Mid-level financial management professionals supporting DoD acquisitions.
Prerequisite(s)
Required:
  • EVM 101, Fundamentals of Earned Value Analysis
  • BCF 110, Fundamentals of Business financial Management
  • BCF 130, Fundamentals of Cost Analysis

    Recommended:
  • ACQ 202, Intermediate Systems Acquisition Management
  • Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable as a substitute for this course until the acceptance date specified below.)
    Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
    BCF 220 Acquisition Business Management Concepts PGD 30-Sep-2020
    Course Length
    Approximately 30 hours
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode Distance Learning
    Equivalent Courses None
    ACE Recommended Credits None
    PDS Code ZB9
    DAU Public (material/prework) N/A
    Continuing Education Units   0
    Continuous Learning Points  0
    Reservist Retirement Points  
    Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
    Notes