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About the Course

In this course, you will explore advanced topics in financial accounting. You will start your journey with accounting for assets with more than one-year life. You will learn in detail how firms account for fixed assets. You will then move to financing of assets and discuss accounting for liabilities. The course will continue with an in-depth exploration of shareholders’ equity. Finally, you will critically evaluate preparation, components, and analysis of cash flows statement. Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to: • Account for fixed assets • Understand accounting for liabilities • Evaluate shareholders’ equity section of a balance sheet • Understand preparation and information provided by cash flows statement This course is part of the iMBA offered by the University of Illinois, a flexible, fully-accredited online MBA at an incredibly competitive price. For more information, please see the Resource page in this course and

Top reviews


May 20, 2020

It was very good course and the professor has very good knowledge and experience pertaining to the subject. He explained all the topics in great details and his methods are very good and descriptive.


Jan 16, 2017

The advanced topics on the financial accounting have been really an interesting journey. I have more confidence in what I do now. Looking forward to the other courses of this specialization.

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By Emeka J E

Sep 27, 2020

It was an expository learning Experience. The professor is highly knowledgeable.

By Joe F

Sep 9, 2018

Professor Urcan really made this course enjoyable and is a fantastic instructor!

By sirsendu s

Jun 29, 2017

good course learnt a lot of finance ; only problem is understanding profs accent

By Palito J E

Jul 3, 2020

very good combination of course material with practice and real case problem.


Sep 27, 2020

Worth learnings and these basics which are helpful for further concepts

By Sanzaya P

Mar 20, 2017

A nice course to lay the advance foundations in accounting and finance.

By Jebin T

Oct 29, 2020

Valuable course and every concepts are explained with good examples .

By Nate A

Oct 6, 2020

Great course, makes accounting as close to "interesting" as it can be!

By Benjamìn A G

Apr 23, 2018

Was a great course. Excellent material and professor. Thanks for all!

By ricardo h

Oct 29, 2019

useful and practical, well design quizzes, materials and assignments

By Daniel M

Sep 30, 2020

The course was very insightful, engaging, and practical. I love it!

By Michael C

Jul 19, 2018

great course, learnt much more things now about Finance Accounting.

By Trung H

Jan 15, 2022

The lecture is excellent and the documents are carefully prepared.

By Rajendra P

Oct 20, 2016

I am confident to say that I now have better understanding of F.A.

By Vinay T

Jan 13, 2019

I found it very good course, covers all areas of balance sheet.

By Muhammed S

Dec 14, 2016

Great topics by great instructor ... exiting for future courses

By Misbah q

Jun 15, 2020

this subject help to clear doubt related financial accounting.

By Joshua O

Dec 14, 2016

This is really an amazing opportunity to learn more and vast.

By Giulio P

Feb 16, 2020

Very usefull: the course approach several item in a easy way

By Fang S

May 28, 2018

I like the case studies used in this course. Very practical.

By Fayaz K

Jun 24, 2017

Excellent Command and teaching skills. Really learned a lot.

By Isaac R A

Apr 6, 2022

The course is really nice but I didn't like the Professor .


Jul 6, 2021

That was great. Thank you so much for providing this course

By Soma N

Jun 17, 2020

Best Platform to polish skills and learn new things online!

By malika o

Jun 1, 2020

I really liked the way of explanation! The best Instructor!