Financial Accounting is often called the language of business; it is the language that managers use to communicate the firm's financial and economic information to external parties such as shareholders and creditors. Nobody working in business can afford financial illiteracy. Whether you run your own business, work as a manager or are just starting your career, you want to understand financial information and be able to interact with accountants, controllers, and financial managers. You want to talk business!
About this Course
Skills you will gain
- Financial Accounting
- Financial Statement
- Balance Sheet
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Course Overview & Week 1: Introduction to Accounting - The Balance Sheet
Week 2: The Income Statement
Week 3: The Cash Flow Statement
Week 4: Accrual Accounting
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TOP REVIEWS FROM ACCOUNTING: PRINCIPLES OF FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING
Excellent and lucid presentation.
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The course was very interesting with a lot of real-life scenarios that made it very relatable. I will highly recommend it to anyone trying to find thier way through financial accounting principles.
I enjoyed this course. I found the instruction very thorough. The practical applications made the concepts easy to understand and apply. The instructor was easy to listen to and follow along with.
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