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ACC 1210 Introduction to Financial Accounting

An introduction to preparation and use of accounting reports for business entities; focus on uses of accounting for external reporting, emphasizing accounting as a provider of financial information. Traditional testing (proctored or in Testing Center) is used in all online sections.

Prerequisites: MAT 0050 and DEV 0035

Course Outcomes
  • Describe the broad role that accounting information plays in the economy.
  • Evaluate the financial performance of a simple corporation on the basis of its financial statements.
  • Construct basic financial statements for a simple corporate business entity.
  • Analyze the impact of basic business transactions on the financial statements of a corporation.
  • Explain the accounting impact of general business practices and processes.
  • Use the language of accounting and describe the important concepts on which financial reporting is based.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Business and Public Services
  • Department: Accounting
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Chadwick
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 7
Section: 501
Open Seats: 7
Section: 501
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Chadwick
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 5
Section: 502
Open Seats: 5
Section: 502
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Chadwick
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 9
Section: 503
Open Seats: 9
Section: 503
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Hollister
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 3
Section: 504
Open Seats: 3
Section: 504
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Andrews
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 16
Section: 505
Open Seats: 16
Section: 505
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Hollister
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 12
Meets: T from 9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: Y21
Open Seats: 12
Meets: T from
9:30AM to 10:45AM
Section: Y21
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Richard
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 12
Meets: W from 5:30PM to 6:45PM
Section: YN1
Open Seats: 12
Meets: W from
5:30PM to 6:45PM
Section: YN1
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Kimble
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: 12 Week Term
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 3
Section: 5T1
Open Seats: 3
Section: 5T1
Online Learning
Online Learning
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: B Term
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 14
Section: B51
Open Seats: 14
Section: B51