Accounting in the Finance World Syllabus

An introduction to finance

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Tips for Success

Accounting in the Finance World is a self-paced course in which you the learner determines when you will start and when you will complete the course. There is no instructor or predetermined schedule to follow. While learning styles can vary considerably and any particular student will take more or less time to learn or read, we estimate that the "average" student will take hours to complete this course.

We recommend that you work through the course at a pace that is comfortable for you and allows you to make regular (daily, or at least weekly) progress. It's a good idea to also schedule your study time in advance and try as best as you can to stick to that schedule.

Modules

TOPICS
Why Is Financial Accounting Important? start
What Should Decision-makers Know So That Good Decisions Can Be Made about an Organization? start
In What Form Is Financial Information Actually Delivered to Decision Makers Such as Investors and Creditors? start
How Does an Organization Accumulate and Organize the Information Necessary to Prepare Financial Statements? start
Why Must Financial Information Be Adjusted Prior to the Production of Financial Statements? start
Why Should Decision Makers Trust Financial Statements? start
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Receivables? start
How Does a Company Gather Information about Its Inventory? start
Why Does a Company Need a Cost Flow Assumption in Reporting Inventory? start
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Property and Equipment? start
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Intangible Assets? start
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Equity Investments? start
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Current and Contingent Liabilities? start
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Noncurrent Liabilities Such as Bonds? start
In Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Other Noncurrent Liabilities? start
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed about Shareholders’ Equity? start
In a Set of Financial Statements, What Information Is Conveyed by the Statement of Cash Flows? start