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Fundamentals of Financial Accounting Course


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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To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

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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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 421 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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  • Carl Chea
    Carl Chea United States of America Very informative. 2015-08-30 05:08:17
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    Mamoon Rashid Pakistan Great learning method 2015-08-28 21:08:06
  • Kebba Drammeh
    Kebba Drammeh Gambia Well organised training which can improve your understanding in your work force 2015-08-26 16:08:47
  • Callum Roberts
    Callum Roberts United Kingdom Very good course 2015-08-10 22:08:25
  • Habiba Abdullahi Abdi
    Habiba Abdullahi Abdi Somalia It was a really understandable course. 2015-07-23 10:07:41
  • Muhammad Rizwan
    Muhammad Rizwan Pakistan Fundamentals of Financial Accounting, presents an engaging, balanced, and appropriately paced analysis of the fundamentals of financial accounting. Its conversational writing style makes it easy to read and understand, while the selection of real focus companies reinforces the relevance of accounting by introducing students to accounting and business activities in the context of their favorite companies. Balance between prepare and user orientations is achieved throughout the book, by studying both the accounting activities that take place inside the company, as well as evaluating their impact on decisions, and users outside the company. Topic coverage is paced appropriately for students new to accounting, and is thoroughly reinforced every step of the way with an ample variety of innovative pedagogical tools. Clearly understandable, relevant, and accessible, Fundamentals of Financial Accounting is simply the most student-friendly financial book on the market and provides the tools for students to grasp financial accounting from the ground up. 2015-07-22 09:07:07
  • 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
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    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
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