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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Financial Accounting: Advanced Topics by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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266 reviews

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 Anastasia T

Feb 26, 2019

Improved my confidence in the accounting areas covered.

By Matthew

Sep 14, 2020

Excellent course......appropriate level of challenge!


Jun 17, 2020

Quick and Easy in explaining these topics. Thank you!

By mohamed k

Mar 17, 2019

Good course if you want to learn more about acconting

By Joel M

Oct 26, 2019

I enjoyed the course lessons and learnt alot from it

By Keith K D

Oct 7, 2019

Great course with a great instructor, I learnt a lot

By Hettiyadura D F F

Feb 26, 2021

Excellent teaching skills and well organized course

By Mahmoud F A

Nov 6, 2021

It really is one of the best courses I've ever had

By Jen

Dec 12, 2019

Again, I learned a lot in a short amount of time.

By Mustafa Ş A

Jan 9, 2017

Excellent course. Prof. Oktay explained very well

By Melida G J

May 29, 2020

I really enjoyed to learn. Thanks you very much.

By Mohnish A

Jul 29, 2018

Great course as an introduction to Finance iMBA.

By Mei W

Mar 9, 2020

The instruction clearly described the concepts.

By Ahmed A

Feb 15, 2020

Thank you about this course , it`s very useful.

By raymond m n

Aug 7, 2020

Amazing course for future business leaders.

By Princy.j

Sep 19, 2020

Excellent I learned asset,and many things

By Anthony C B

Mar 9, 2021

Very detailed Course and well delivered.


Jul 10, 2020

Excellent course with practical examples


Mar 20, 2020

Very useful and efficiently stuctured.

By Sameer M

Jul 9, 2021

It was tremendous offer from Coursera

By Christopher G

Mar 3, 2020

Amazing instructor and amazing class.

By Javier J

Oct 8, 2019

Excellent introduction to accounting!

By Nicholas F

Sep 22, 2018

Great course. Professor is fantastic.

By Luis E N

Aug 9, 2019

Cool teacher and excellent content!!


Nov 4, 2016

thank for this course it's very good