BUSI 1013 N2

Financial Accounting 1

Introduction to financial statements from both the preparer's and the user's perspectives. Students learn how to prepare, read and analyze the income statement, balance sheet and cash flow statement. Students will also learn how financial accounting supports organizational decision making.

Instructor: Ian Hutchinson
Prerequisites:
None
Course Type: Online; Continuous-intake. Register anytime and learn at your own pace


Accounting is often described as the language of business. In this course, you will learn about the nature, structures, and various activities of a business and its environment.

Topics include:

  • Financial statements
  • The accounting cycle
  • Using financial information to support decision making

The knowledge, skills, and work habits that you build will serve as a foundation for future business courses, as well as your personal financial matters.