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Accounting Cycle
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The Accounting Cycle is a series of steps which are repeated every reporting period. The process starts with making accounting entries for each transaction and goes through closing the books.

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Business and Communication
Accounting
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Provider:
Rice University
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Connexions
Author:
Rudy Lopes
Date Added:
02/16/2011
Accounting Model
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***LOGIN REQUIRED*** Accounting covers accounting principles and practices, the complete accounting cycle and creation of financial reports. Use of the general journal and special journals, general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable and proper financial reporting.This course provides instruction in the basic accounting procedures used to operate a business including sole proprietorship, partnerships, and corporations. The accounting procedures presented will also serve as a sound background for employment in office jobs and preparation for further education and training. The complete accounting cycle is covered, students learn how to us generally accepted accounting principles to prepare, analyze, verify financial transactions, reports and economic information to make decisions for organizations.The course trains students in the basics of manual and computerized accounting. Students learn accounting topics including ethics, accounting principles, computing accounting, accounting terminology, job specific accounting, and clerical duties related to accounting. Students also gain real-world applications in income tax, personal finance, and stock market.

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Business and Communication
Accounting
Finance
Material Type:
Full Course
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Butte County Office of Education
Provider Set:
CTE Online
Date Added:
07/15/2013
Accounting Principles: A Business Perspective
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Accounting Principles: A Business Perspective uses annual reports of real companies to illustrate many of the accounting concepts in use in business today. Gaining an understanding of accounting terminology and concepts, however, is not enough to ensure your success. You also need to be able to find information on the Internet, analyze various business situations, work effectively as a member of a team, and communicate your ideas clearly. This text was developed to help you develop these skills.

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Accounting
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Textbook
Provider:
BCcampus
Provider Set:
BCcampus Open Textbooks
Author:
James Don Edwards
Roger H. Hermanson
Susan D. Ivancevich
Date Added:
10/28/2014
Accounting Principles I
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Though accounting may seem like a dense and complex subject, this course is designed to present the accounting cycle in an accessible and logical manner. It will provide you with a solid understanding of basic accounting principles and will introduce you to financial statement analysis.

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Business and Communication
Accounting
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
The Saylor Foundation
Date Added:
08/28/2013
Accounting Resources: Special Journals
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Special journals are designed as a simple way to record a single type of frequently occurring transaction. The types of special journals depends on the nature of the business, but a few types are frequently seen in businesses that rely on manual accounting procedures.

Learn more about special journals and subsidiary ledgers in these tutorials.

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Business and Communication
Accounting
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
Connexions
Author:
Rudy Lopes
Date Added:
02/16/2011
Asset Management Ratios
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Asset Management ratios help analyze how quickly a company's resources can be converted to cash or sales. These tutorials define the ratios and walk you through the calculations, including where on the financial statements the numbers can be found.

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Business and Communication
Accounting
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Activity/Lab
Reading
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
Connexions
Author:
Rudy Lopes
Date Added:
02/16/2011
Balanced Scorecard
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This course provides a step by step guide on how to build a balanced scorecard. The course describes the development process and includes examples of actual balanced scorecards. Supplemental materials, such as excel spreadsheets, are also available. Course Level: Intermediate - An overall understanding of business and strategic planning is useful for fully understanding this course. Recommended for 2.0 hours of CPE. Course Method: Inter-active self study with audio clips, self-grading exam, and certificate of completion.

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Business and Communication
Accounting
Finance
Management
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Assessment
Full Course
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Provider:
Financial Management Training Center
Author:
Matt H. Evans
Date Added:
02/16/2011
Basic Accounting Concepts - Definitions 1
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Accounting Definitions 1 deals with the basic definition, purpose and function of accounting. Added to this, we will look at the differences between the accounting and bookkeeping functions, as well as the difference between financial accounting and management accounting.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Accounting
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
Connexions
Author:
Peter Baskerville
Date Added:
02/16/2011
Business Analysis Using Financial Statements, Spring 2003
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Uses a case approach to develop a framework for business analysis. Provides students with tools for business analysis, including strategic, accounting, financial, and prospective analysis. Concepts are then applied to a number of decision-making contexts, such as credit analysis, investor communications, merger analysis, financial policy decisions, and securities analysis. From the Course Description: Course Description The purpose of this class is to advance your understanding of how to use financial information to value and analyze firms. We will apply your economics/accounting/finance skills to problems from today's business news to help us understand what is contained in financial reports, why firms report certain information, and how to be a sophisticated user of this information.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Accounting
Finance
Management
Economics
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
M.I.T.
Provider Set:
M.I.T. OpenCourseWare
Author:
Wysocki, Peter D.
Date Added:
01/01/2003
Capital Budgeting Analysis
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This course is designed for users with a working knowledge of capital budgeting who want to improve their current practices. The course focuses on three stages of capital budgeting analysis. The purpose of the course is to introduce new concepts and ideas that will improve capital budgeting; such as option pricing and post audit analysis. Course Level: Intermediate and Advanced - Since this course goes beyond traditional capital budgeting analysis, it is recommended that users have an understanding of capital budgeting prior to taking this course. Recommended for 2.0 hours of CPE. Course Method: Inter-active self study with audio clips, self-grading exam, and certificate of completion.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Accounting
Finance
Material Type:
Assessment
Full Course
Lecture
Reading
Provider:
Financial Management Training Center
Author:
Matt H. Evans
Date Added:
02/16/2011
Competitive Intelligence (Part 1)
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This course provides a basic overview of how competitive intelligence works, including analytical techniques and counter-intelligence. The course describes specific methods for conducting competitive intelligence. Course Level: Beginner to Intermediate - No background of the subject matter is required although a general business background is recommended. Recommended for 2.0 hours of CPE. Course Method: Inter-active self study with self-grading exam and certificate of completion.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Accounting
Finance
Material Type:
Assessment
Full Course
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Reading
Provider:
Financial Management Training Center
Author:
Matt H. Evans
Date Added:
02/16/2011
Competitive Intelligence (Part 2)
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This course provides more in-depth coverage on competitive intelligence with an emphasis on analytical models used by CI Professionals. The course also provides an overview of CI Systems and pulls all concepts together by presenting some short case studies. Course Level: Intermediate - You should complete Course 12 - Part 1 before taking this course. Recommended for 2.0 hours of CPE.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Accounting
Finance
Material Type:
Assessment
Case Study
Full Course
Lecture
Reading
Provider:
Financial Management Training Center
Author:
Matt H. Evans
Date Added:
02/16/2011
Consumer Bankruptcy
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Consumer Bankruptcy can be defined as the legal process thorough which individuals who end up in financial trouble are able to work out their debts and pay them under the protection of the bankruptcy court. Learn about the consumer bankruptcy process and types of bankruptcy in this introduction.

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Business and Communication
Accounting
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Reading
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
Connexions
Author:
Rudy Rival
Date Added:
02/16/2011
Corporate Finance for Health Care Administrators
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HMP 607 is the third in a three-course sequence intended to impart to generalist administrators the knowledge of finance and accounting necessary to manage health care organizations. The first course, HMP 608, covers financial accounting. The second course, HMP 606, focuses on managerial accounting topics. This third course concentrates on corporate finance topics. It aims to impart an understanding of how finance theory and practice can inform the decision-making of the health care firm. As such, HMP 607 is most appropriately considered a corporate finance course, as opposed to a course in financial markets. In addition, it will integrate corporate finance and accounting theories, institutional knowledge of health care finance, and applications to specific problems.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Accounting
Finance
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
University of Michigan
Provider Set:
Open.Michigan
Author:
Jack Wheeler
Date Added:
01/12/2009
Creating Value through Financial Management
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This course describes how traditional accounting and financial functions can create higher market values for an organization. Course content includes specific measures for creating and measuring value, such as Economic Value Added and Residual Cash Flow. Course Level: Intermediate to Advanced - This course deals with advanced topics in financial management and the user should have a good understanding of financial management prior to taking this course. Recommended for 2.0 hours of CPE. Course Method: Inter-active self study with audio clips, self-grading exam, and certificate of completion.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Accounting
Finance
Material Type:
Assessment
Full Course
Lecture
Reading
Provider:
Financial Management Training Center
Author:
Matt H. Evans
Date Added:
02/16/2011
Creating Value within the Nonprofit Sector
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This course introduces managers and other professionals working in the nonprofit sector to Value Based Management. The course attempts to establish a common framework for how nonprofit's and non-governmental organizations can apply Value Based Management in such areas as Strategic Planning, Resource Development, Leadership, and Performance Measurement. Course Level: Intermediate - A good understanding of business concepts is useful for fully understanding this course. A review of other Short Courses is also recommended since this course covers topics that may be covered in greater deal in another short course. Recommended for 2.0 hours of CPE. Course Method: Inter-active self study with audio clips, self-grading exam, and certificate of completion.

Subject:
Business and Communication
Accounting
Finance
Management
Material Type:
Assessment
Full Course
Lecture
Reading
Provider:
Financial Management Training Center
Author:
Matt H. Evans
Date Added:
02/16/2011