This course aims at developing skills to understand, evaluate and use financial information in business decision making. The course will introduce participants to the vocabulary of financial. It will develop in the participants an understanding of the important tools and techniques used in analyzing financial information.
INTENDED AUDIENCE: Generic at the PG levelPREREQUISITES: GraduateINDUSTRY SUPPORT: Basic Introductory course
COURSE LAYOUT Week 1: Conceptual Basis of Financial AccountingWeek 2: Concepts and Interactions of Financial StatementsWeek 3: Financial Statements: Balance sheetWeek 4: Financial Statements: Income StatementWeek 5: Accounting Records and Systems Credit and debit Journal and LedgerWeek 6: Financial Statements: Cash flow StatementWeek 7: Financial Statement Analysis Reading financial statements Financial RatiosWeek 8: Accounting Fraud and Governance I