Students are introduced to the field of financial accounting through defining the foundational activities, tools, and users of financial accounting. Students learn to use the accounting equation and are introduced to the four major financial statements. Additional topics include ethical considerations, recording business transactions, and the application of credit/debit rules.
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The Course is absolutely fantastic. Even if you dont have any Financial Accounting Background, the Course material still manages to get the skills transferred. Thx so much
The course was really interactive and interesting. The activities made the concept more easy to understand. The teaching style was also very interesting
The Professor keeps her lectures, exercises, and assessments "tight". No extraneous remarks or "stories".
very helpful and to the point. covers most of the topics without lag and is easy to understand
About the Introduction to Financial Accounting: The Accounting Cycle Specialization
In this hands-on Specialization you will practice completing each step of the accounting cycle within Microsoft Excel, from analyzing and recording the first financial transactions of the year all the way through starting the new fiscal year.
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