How do organizations communicate business information? Achieving the utmost clarity in communication requires the sharing of a common language. Accounting is one of the aspects of this common language. It's an internal function that involves identifying, recording, summarizing, and reporting business transactions and financial events in an organization. This course covers the basic concepts and practices of accounting. You'll learn about the accounting equation and its components, and learn to use the rule of debits and credits. You'll also explore the accounting cycle, and the effect of cash and accrual based accounting systems.
Anyone either serving in an accounting role, or who just wants to have a working understanding of the accounting and bookkeeping functions