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Accounting for Business

Undergraduate | USA-ACCT1011 | 2024

Get to know fundamental accounting concepts and processes used in business today. You’ll learn to record accounting information. And then, to present and interpret it in financial statements. Explore the accounting cycle and accountants’ role in business.

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Study method
100% online
Subject may require attendance
Enrol by
8 Sept 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
10 weeks
Start dates
1 Apr 2024,
16 Sept 2024

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Accounting for Business

About this subject

  • By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to: 

    1. Discuss the role of the accounting profession in business. 
    2. Identify accounting as an information process for business decision making and describe the workings of the accounting cycle. 
    3. Explain the accounting equation and the determination of financial position. 
    4. Discuss the basic accounting concepts, principles and procedures 
    5. Analyse and interpret financial accounting information from a management and user perspective. 
    6. Demonstrate Business Enterprise Skills in the context of Accounting.

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No entry requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
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