One of the most practical courses I have taken in Coursera. Highly recommended for professionals in Business, Strategy, and Finance & Accounting departments, as well as stock market investors.
The course makes accounting interesting and especially the examples are very illustrative. Virtual students bring some fun. The 4th week is however really integrated in the course structure.
By Lloyd M•
Parts were good but I felt the emphasis on finding accounting fraud was too niche, I was looking for ways to improve my business. The final week actually saved the course for me.
By Hem S•
Linking non-financial metrics wasn't very informative. May be, a more practical approach could have been more effective.
Prof. Bushee made the concepts very clear and helpful.
By Patrick S•
It might be better to make this a 6-week course instead of 4, as I believe that the content of week 4 can be expanded (if not covered in other courses of the series, that is)
By Chow Y S•
Good basics of learning accounting. Made me appreciated accountants more in their job scope. Good for people wanting to learn more about the scope of accounting
By Sushil B D•
Week 1 and 2 were really insightful. Pls enhance course content on similar real life case studies and regression models around financial statements analytics.
By Gowtham T•
Brain Bushee's videos are really impressive. Some areas are too technical for a beginner to understand. The rest of the material provide good understanding...
By Vinesh K•
All the insights and study materials with clear examples were very useful but, a few extra practical example sessions would've the done the job better !
By Pamela W•
This course proviodes a very helpful combination of technical and strategic analysis, improving both hard and soft skills for financial analysis.
By Ryan K•
Focus of first 3 week is more of an audit analytics material. Quiz material could have been more interactive. Overall OK course.
By JAVIER D L R A•
If you are an accountant or financier, you should understand this course smoothly and quickly. If you are not, you will suffer.
By Sai G S•
Providing what are the insight we need to look before investing in a company and how interpret the balance sheet and found the
By snigdhayan m•
Really loved the virtual audience. The use of some business intelligence tools (other than excel) would have made it nicer.
By Masaki K•
I have only taken one year of accounting in high school before, but the course was really easy to comprehend and engaging!
By daoudi h•
the Best cour and the Best site
By Michael O•
It was very well done and very informational. Thanks again professors for your dedication and time to educate society!
By Jonathan Z•
Very well thought out. Many useful and applicable techniques provided that can be put to work immediately.
By Pongsak T•
Practical and easy to understand to those who lack of some basic understanding in accounting and finance.
By Rebecca P•
Great class! only con for me: some of the quiz questions are a bit difficult and not fully explained
By Nicholas D•
Very informative. Looks at the accounting side of business from several angles that I never imagined
By Anil M•
Very informative and interactive. I like the style of Professor Bushee's classroom teaching
By Katherine Z•
This has been a challenging course for a person that doesn't have any accounting experience
By laura c•
very interesting and educational course, maily the part of prof Brian! Recommended. Laura
By Rahul A•
I LIKE IT THAT COURSE BUT THERE IS TOO MUCH THEORY THAT GIVES SO BORDEM IN THE LECTURE .
By Joe M•
By far the most challenging course in the specialization, but very worth while learning!
By Venugopal B•
Good course if you are a beginner. Analytics is only 1 module (#3) and it is a good one.