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Course | Principles of Accounting


Principles of Accounting provides learners with an understanding of the critical accounting process and facilitates decision-making by providing data and information to internal and external stakeholders. Learners find out that accounting is an integral part of all business activities. It plays an essential role in the everyday accountability of a business and high-stakes decision-making and analysis. In addition, learners discover how to apply technology to accounting by creating formulas and inputting data into spreadsheets.

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Instructional Units

Unit 1 Getting Started
Unit 2 The Accounting Cycle
Unit 3 Financial Statements
Unit 4 Controls
Unit 5 Careers in Accounting

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