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Introduction to Cash Accounting Free Course

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  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • Cash accounting is a very important basic accounting concept and anybody who works with accounts should have a thorough knowledge and understanding of it. Cash accounting is a method of managing revenue and expenditure to track outgoings and incomings to a business or organisation - receipts are recorded during the period they are received, and the expenses in the period in which they are actually paid.

    In this free online accounting course, you will be introduced to the practices and procedures of how cash accounting is done with income statements, cash flow statements and balance sheets. You will also learn how balance sheets have a relationship with the income statement that reflects actual revenue earned in a period of time.

    This accounting course will be of great interest to any professional who is involved with basic accounting practices in a business or organisation and who wants to learn more about cash accounting methods, and to any learner who would like a better knowledge and understanding of how cash transactions are managed within businesses.

  • Learning outcomes:
    - Understand the basics of cash accounting practises and procedures;
    - Examine relationship between balance sheets and income statements;
    - Learn how reconcile a cash flow statement;

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

    Having an official Alison document is a great way to share your success. Plus it’s:

    • Ideal for including in CVs, job applications and portfolios
    • An indication of your ability to learn and achieve high results
    • An incentive to continue to empower yourself through learning
    • A tangible way of supporting the Alison mission to empower people everywhere through education.

Modules List( 2 )
  • Module 1: Introduction to Cash Accounting
    • Cash Accounting
    • Accrual Basis of Accounting
    • Comparing Accrual and Cash Accounting
    • Balance Sheet and Income Statement
    • Basic Cash Flow Statement
    • Doing the example with Accounts payable growing
  • Module 2: Introduction to Cash Accounting Assessment
    • Introduction to Cash Accounting Assessment
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Module 2: Introduction to Cash Accounting Assessment
You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.
Course Features
  • Duration

    1-2 Hours

  • Publisher

    Khan Academy

  • Video


  • Audio


  • Assessment


  • Certification


  • Price


  • Reward

    50 Pts

  • Responsive


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