Teaching Hours : 32
Key Words ：Financial Accounting
Purpose and Role of the Course
Accounting is a product of the economic environment and language of business. It is concerned with processing and reporting economic information to decision makers. So, for today’s manager, a knowledge and understanding of accounting numbers is a prereqiust. Therefore basic accounting theory and knowledge will be given in order to provide students an understanding how the information can be produced and used.
This course is target towards graduate students of management, in fact, anyone who dealing with management and investments did not have the facility of prior formal education in accounting. Also, this course, more specifically, accounting for the non-specialist. Through the learning, students are expected to understand financial accounting statements, accounting rules and methods. In addition, the application of accounting theory and technical methods to business practice by students would be strengthen.
Outline of the Course
Chapter 1 The Nature and Purpose of Accounting
Chapter 2 Basic Accounting Concepts: The Balance Sheet
Chapter 3 Basic Accounting Concepts: The Income Statement
Chapter 4 Accounting Records and Systems
Chapter 5 Revenue and Monetary Assets
Chapter 6 Cost of Sales and Inventory