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BSAD 060 – Financial Accounting

Credits: 3.00

Course Description: Introduction to the accounting system and generally accepted accounting principles that govern income determination and financial position presentation. Credit will be granted for only one of BSAD 060 or BSAD 065. Prerequisites: EC 011 and either MATH 019 or MATH 021; Business Administration, Computer Science & Information Systems, Dietetics, Nutrition & Food Science, or Engineering Management major or Business Administration minor; Minimum Sophomore standing.

Section Description: This course is intended to introduce you to various types of accounting information and the role this information plays in business decisions. This course emphasizes understanding accounting as the language of business with a particular emphasis on how business transactions affect financial statements which are used for decision making. You will obtain an understanding of the generally accepted accounting principles for preparation of financial statements. In addition, assignments and other activities are designed to improve your analytical and communication skills.

CRN: 90217

Section: D

Enrolled/Seats: 46/52

Days Time Location
TR 08:30 - 09:45 HILLS AGRI SCI 122
W 19:30 - 21:30 ON CAMPUS SEE NOTES
W 19:30 - 21:30 ON CAMPUS SEE NOTES
W 19:30 - 21:30 ON CAMPUS SEE NOTES

Instructor(s): Barbara M. Arel

Meeting Dates: 28 Aug 2017 - 08 Dec 2017