ACC 211 - Principles of Accounting I at Eastern Shore Community College

Course Description

Effective: 2014-08-01

Introduces accounting principles with respect to financial reporting. Demonstrates how decision makers use accounting information for reporting purposes. Focuses on the preparation of accounting information and its use in the operation of organizations, as well as methods of analysis and interpretation of accounting information.
Lecture 3-4 hours per week. Total 3-4 hours per week.
3-4 credits

General Course Purpose

This course is designed to give the beginning business student a general understanding of the purpose of accounting, the capacity to perform basic accounting functions, and a working knowledge in financial statement preparation.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

A laboratory co-requisite (ACC 213) may be required as identified by the college

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

Optional Topics

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