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Financial AccountingFinancial StatementAccountingGenerally Accepted Accounting PrinciplesAccounting Terminology

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Approx. 33 hours to complete

Suggested: 6 weeks of study, 6-8 hours/week...

English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
2 hours to complete

Week 5: Introduction and Working Capital Assets

8 videos (Total 115 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
8 videos
Video 5.2: Accounts Receivable Disclosure Example14m
Video 5.3.1: Inventory18m
Video 5.3.2: LIFO vs. FIFO19m
Video 5.4: Inventory Disclosure Example8m
Video 5.5: 3M Company: Accounts Receivable and Inventory17m
1 reading
Frequently Asked Questions10m
1 practice exercise
Homework #120m
Week
2
3 hours to complete

Week 6: Long-lived Assets and Marketable Securities

8 videos (Total 148 min), 1 quiz
8 videos
Video 6.3: Long-lived Assets Disclosure Example16m
Video 6.4.1: Marketable Securities I22m
Video 6.4.2: Marketable Securities II12m
Video 6.5: Marketable Securities Disclosure Example16m
Video 6.6: 3M Company: Long-lived Assets & Marketable Securities23m
1 practice exercise
Homework #220m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Week 007: Liabilities and Long-term Debt

7 videos (Total 166 min), 1 quiz
7 videos
Video 7.2.1: Long-Term Debt and Bonds I25m
Video 7.2.2: Long-Term Debt and Bonds II28m
Video 7.3: Leases28m
Video 7.4: 3M Company: Long-Term Debt and Leases14m
1 practice exercise
Homework #320m
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Week 8: Deferred Taxes

7 videos (Total 130 min), 1 quiz
7 videos
Video 8.3: Valuation Allowances and NOLs14m
Video 8.4: Income Tax Disclosure Example25m
Video 8.5: Taxes, SCF, and Marketable Securities18m
Video 8.6: 3M Company: Income Taxes13m
1 practice exercise
Homework #420m
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By TCApr 10th 2016

Professor Bushee is fantastic!! Best accounting professor I've ever had, aside from a similar professor at UCLA (David Ravetch) who was able to bring humor to accounting in the same way.

By KSFeb 26th 2017

Awesome!!!\n\nProfessor Brian Bushee teaching style is easy to understand & fun.I would love to study more accouting & finance course from professor. Please create more courses for us.

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Brian J Bushee

The Geoffrey T. Boisi Professor
Accounting

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