Financial Accounting

Winter 2022 BUS 230A Syllabus

Subject to revision (last updated Jan 4, 2022)

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Course overview

This course provides an overview of financial accounting. It will help you understand, prepare and analyze financial statements. Topics covered will be helpful in your professional and personal lives.

Course format

Course materials

Schedule

Date Topic Textbook
Jan 5 1: Financial Statements due at 5 PM 1/2
Jan 6 2: Accounting Cycle I due at 5 PM 3
Jan 7 3: Accounting Cycle II due at 5 PM 4
Jan 10 4: Accounting Cycle III due at 5 PM 5
Jan 11 5: Sales Revenue, Receivables and Cash due at 5 PM 9
Jan 12 6: Cost of Sales Revenue and Inventory due at 5 PM 10
Jan 13 7: Property/Plant/Equipment and Intangibles due at 5 PM 11
Jan 14 8: Liabilities due at 5 PM 12/13
Jan 18 9: Owners’ Equity due at 5 PM 14
Jan 19 Exam (Topics 1-9) open from 9 AM to 5 PM (2 hour time limit) due at 5 PM

Grading

There are 1050 possible points in the course (50 are extra credit points). Your grade will be determined by your total points:

Grade Points
A 950
A- 900
B+ 870
B 830
B- 800
C+ 770
C 730
C- 700
D+ 670
D 600

Quizzes - 465 points

Exam - 450 points

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