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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


Jan 17, 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.


Jan 30, 2017

Great course for someone who has some background in financial accounting. the videos are short and precise and the concepts are explained in an easy to understand manner. Well donel

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By Eunji S

Feb 11, 2019

Very difficult but helpful in understanding the importance of cash flow management

By Joe F

Sep 09, 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 Sanzaya P

Mar 20, 2017

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

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 Michael C

Jul 19, 2018

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

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 Ofiwe J I

Dec 14, 2016

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

By Fang S

May 29, 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 Emil W

Sep 20, 2018

This course helped me to continue my financial education!

By Abu O

Oct 17, 2019

this course is very well structured. Thanks Prof Uctay

By Anastasia T

Feb 26, 2019

Improved my confidence in the accounting areas covered.

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 07, 2019

Great course with a great instructor, I learnt a lot

By Jen

Dec 13, 2019

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

By mustafa s a

Jan 09, 2017

Excellent course. Prof. Oktay explained very well

By Mohnish A

Jul 29, 2018

Great course as an introduction to Finance iMBA.

By Ahmed A

Jul 20, 2019

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

By Javier J

Oct 09, 2019

Excellent introduction to accounting!

By Nicholas F

Sep 22, 2018

Great course. Professor is fantastic.