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Accounting Principles

Course Number: 10101106
Credits: 3.00

Course Description

10-101-106 ACCOUNTING PRINCIPLES ...this course provides the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of the accounting cycle, recording business transactions, preparations of the financial statements, financial statement analysis, accrual accounting, accounting for cash and internal controls, and payroll.

Course Typically Offered

  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Spring

Most NWTC classes are offered in 8-week sessions. Learn more about how our class schedule can help you succeed.

Credit for Prior Learning

Course Competencies

  1. Analyze accounting transactions
  2. Journalize business transactions using the double entry framework
  3. Complete the trial balance
  4. Post transactions to the general ledger
  5. Prepare adjusting entries
  6. Prepare financial statements
  7. Complete the closing process
  8. Explain various limitations and considerations in financial statement analysis
  9. Account for cash and internal controls
  10. Complete the payroll process
  11. Account for employer payroll taxes