Accounting and Finance for ManagersBack to Course Guide
The course is designed for those who expect to read, interpret, and analyze financial statements. Emphasis is placed on the analysis and interpretation of financial information as a basis for managerial decision-making.
UPON COMPLETION OF THE COURSE, THE STUDENT WILL BE COMPETENT IN:
- Understanding accounting as a form of communication.
- Using Financial Statements and the Annual Report.
- Processing accounting information.
- Using income measurement and accrual accounting.
- Understanding Inventories and Cost of Goods Sold.
- Knowing the elements of Cash and Internal Control.
- Identifying Receivables and Investments.
- Understanding Operating Assets such as Property, Plant and Equipment and Intangibles.
- Explaining Current Liabilities and Contingencies.
- Understanding the Time Value of Money.
- Understanding the concept of Long-term Liabilities.
- Understanding the Stockholders’ Equity and its importance.
- Preparing the Statement of Cash Flows.
- Conducting Financial Statement Analysis.
- Knowing International Financial Reporting Standards.