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Course Description

This course is designed to prepare students for entry-level office accounting positions. Emphasis is on practical accounting applications. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass. ADVISORY: Eligible for Mathematics 205.

Learning Outcomes

  • Explain the importance of accounting information.
  • Describe the various career opportunities in accounting.
  • Define ethics as it relates to accounting.
  • Reconcile a bank account with the cash, accounting records.
  • Record journal entries and post to appropriate journals.
  • Prepare a simple balance sheet from the general ledger account.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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