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Fundamentals of Financial Accounting


Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
Fundamentals of Financial Accounting

Prepare and analyse your financial accounts effectively


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Course Description

ALISON’S "Introduction to Accounting" offers a comprehensive guide to Financial Accounting. This free online course explains accounting principles and concepts, and how to prepare and analyse financial accounts. It also examines ratio analysis, working capital, cash and finance, business analysis, and business risk.


It is a useful tool for those studying accounting, people working within financial operations of companies, and anyone who wishes to learn more about finance and accounting in general.

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Learning Outcomes

You will be able to prepare and analyse your accounts, as well as budget your income and expenditure. You will be able to prepare a profit and loss statement. You will gain knowledge of cash flow statements.This course will help you to understand the risks involved in a small business. You will know how to record stock and identify stock problems that occur within a business.


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Module Title
Accounting concepts
Accounting information
Accounting issues
Balance day adjustments
Budgeting
Control for debtors and creditors
Historical cash flow statement
Profit and loss statements
Risk in small business
Stock recording and valuation
Assessment

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 411 reviews
Course Title: Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
Course #: 188
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 2
Content Origin: Australian School Curriculum
Course Description:

ALISON’S "Introduction to Accounting" offers a comprehensive guide to Financial Accounting. This free online course explains accounting principles and concepts, and how to prepare and analyse financial accounts. It also examines ratio analysis, working capital, cash and finance, business analysis, and business risk.


It is a useful tool for those studying accounting, people working within financial operations of companies, and anyone who wishes to learn more about finance and accounting in general.

License:
Release Date: 18 April 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: Low
Animation: Low
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level: Post-Secondary
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Ifeoma Obasanya
    Ifeoma Obasanya Nigeria This course helped me to refresh my memory on Accounting. It is really educative and I recommend it for Finance professionals. 2015-06-04 16:06:19
  • daniel daniel ray palmer
    daniel daniel ray palmer United States of America This course is clear and straight forward. It includes alot of detail and is easy to understand. 2015-05-31 09:05:30
  • John Christopher Ilao
    John Christopher Ilao Philippines It helps me to be more familiar in accounting cycle. 2015-04-24 03:04:05
  • Juraida Abd Jalil
    Juraida Abd Jalil Malaysia Great learning! 2015-04-17 07:04:49
  • Lalit Kumar
    Lalit Kumar India This is an excellent course, I do ever. Great Job by the Alison. With regards, Dr. Lalit Kumar 2015-04-16 13:04:24
  • Debra A Frey
    Debra A Frey United States of America Easy to understand 2015-04-02 22:04:48
  • Usman Khattak
    Usman Khattak United States of America One of the best course online I have ever seen. 2015-03-14 14:03:38
  • Jimmie Martin
    Jimmie Martin United States of America This course is designed perfect for learning, and remembering. 2015-03-07 04:03:56
  • Durojaiye Ojewale
    Durojaiye Ojewale Nigeria This is an enlightening course. 2015-02-26 08:02:23
  • Madan Singh
    Madan Singh India It was beautifully written and informative. 2015-02-02 08:02:36
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