Bookkeeping and Accounting Essentials I
This introductory course is the first course in the Bookkeeping Essentials sequence and provides an overview of the essential skills needed to be a successful bookkeeper.
What you can learn.
- Learn the principles of double-entry bookkeeping, the basics of preparing financial statements, and how to analyze business transactions from an accounting standpoint
- Develop the skills to record entries in a general ledger, preparing end-of-period worksheets, financial statements, and adjust closing entries
- Understand how to account for cash, prepare a bank reconciliation, account for sales, cash receipts, purchases, cash payments, and merchandise inventory using weighted average, FIFO, and LIFO methods
- Receive a general overview of payroll accounting, employee earnings, and deductions, employer taxes and reporting, using the payroll register and journal entries
About this course:
Fall 2018 Schedule
These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.
No meeting November 22. Materials required.