In this course, you will learn foundations of financial accounting information. You will start your journey with a general overview of what financial accounting information is and the main financial statements. You will then learn how to code financial transactions in financial accounting language. In the meantime, you will learn about the most important concept in contemporary financial accounting: accrual accounting. You will then critically analyze how firms recognize revenues. Finally, you will finish the course with an analysis of accounting for short-term assets where you will go into detail on how firms account for accounts receivables and inventories.
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Skills you will gain
- Financial Accounting
- Financial Statement
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Module 1: Introduction to Financial Accounting
Module 2: Recording Transactions and Financial Statement Preparation
Module 3: Fundamental Accounting Concepts and Revenue Recognition
Module 4: Short-Term Assets
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