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What you will learn

  • Apply the concepts of accounting and finance

  • Understand key accounting and finance terms

  • Examine financial statements by using key ratios

  • Explain the importance of budgeting process

Skills you will gain

AccountingFinancial RatioFinancial StatementFinance

Learner Career Outcomes

29%

started a new career after completing these courses

23%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

10%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Course 3 of 10 in the
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Approx. 7 hours to complete
English

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University of California, Irvine

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Foundations of Finance and Accounting

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 38 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
1.1 The Building Blocks of Accounting5m
1.2 Overview of the Finance Principles4m
1.3 The Four Financial Statements 9m
1.4 The Practice of Accounting 15m
4 readings
About this Course10m
Please Take this Survey10m
Finance Quick Reference Guide10m
Module 1 Lecture Slides10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

1 hour to complete

Costing

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 20 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
2.2 Cost Allocation 3m
2.3 Break-Even Analysis6m
2.4 Pricing 3m
2 readings
Module 2 Lecture Slides10m
Supplemental Reading10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Financial Ratios

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 20 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
4 videos
3.2 Asset, Profitability, and Debt Ratios 9m
3.3 DuPont Pyramid 2m
3.4 Earnings and Dividends 2m
3 readings
Module 3 Lecture Slides10m
Supplemental Reading10m
Financial Statement for Gap (for Peer Review)10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Valuation

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 33 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
4.2 Valuation Methods8m
4.3 NPV and IRR 15m
4.4 Course Summary1m
3 readings
Module 4 Lecture Slides10m
Course Wrap-Up10m
End of Course Survey10m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz30m

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