Financial Accounting 1
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- 26 Jun 2023
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By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to:
- Apply accounting standards to the basic practice of corporate financial accounting.
- Apply fundamental financial accounting practice to a variety of basic issues confronted by accountants.
- Analyse and interpret financial accounting information.
- Accounting frameworks
- Account control
- Acquisition of non-current assets
- Accounting for inventories
- Accounting for receivables
- Cash management
- Funding alternatives
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No additional requirements
This course aims to give you an understanding of financial accounting fundamentals and will equip you with the conceptual knowledge to pursue specialist accounting study.
During the course, you will be introduced to the concepts of accounting standards, frameworks and processes. You’ll also learn the principles of accounting using both manual and computer accounting systems.
UniSA Online’s 10-week short courses give you the flexibility to upskill in a certain area, stay current with developments in your field, diversify your knowledge, or even explore a new direction in your career – without having to commit to the time and cost of a full university degree.
Delivered 100% online, you’ll be able to study where and when it suits you. Access online academic and student support seven days a week, fit study around work and life commitments, view learning resources 24/7, and log in to the interactive online environment anywhere, any time and on any device.
This is a first-year course from UniSA Online’s Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree.
Should your course have an exam it will be scheduled for Australian Central Standard Time or Australian Central Daylight Time, depending on the time of the year.
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