General Accounting




Description: General Accounting provides a complete foundation in basic accounting procedures. This course presents the fundamentals of accounting in a practical, up-to-date, and easy-to-comprehend manner. The goal is to provide students with a strong basic knowledge of accounting terms, concepts, and procedures. Emphasis is placed on developing a firm foundation of fundamental procedures with appropriate repetition of content through the use of examples and color-coded illustrations.

Audience: Bank personnel with little or no accounting background at any level and individuals needing a preparatory course for Financial Accounting.

Learning Objectives: After successfully completing this program, you will be able to:

  • Understand the basic accounting cycle and define the basic elements used such as asset, liability, owner’s equity, revenue, and expense accounts
  • List the steps in the accounting cycle
  • Prepare a post-closing trial balance and interim statements
  • Understand and perform functions relative to bank accounts and cash funds
  • Understand the implications of dealing with employee earnings and deductions, and with employee taxes, payments, and reports
  • Prepare a classified income statement and balance sheet, compute working capital and current ratio and journalize closing entries for a business

AIB Credit: 3
ACE Credit: 3

16 weeks

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Catalog Number Start Date End Date
3007930 09/17/2012 01/22/2013
3007944 10/15/2012 02/17/2013
3007963 11/12/2012 03/17/2013
3007975 12/10/2012 04/14/2013
3007978 01/07/2013 04/28/2013
3008017 02/19/2013 06/16/2013
3008039 04/15/2013 08/04/2013
3008051 05/06/2013 08/25/2013
3008060 06/10/2013 09/29/2013
3008087 07/29/2013 12/01/2013