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ACCTG 124 - Accounting with Microcomputers

5 Credits
Introduction to computer-based accounting utilizing PCs to further understand the accounting cycle in the management and processing of business financial data in a computer environment.

Pre-requisite(s) ACCTG 121 min 2.0

Designed to Serve Non-transfer/Vocational course
Active Date 2012-09-28

Grading System Decimal Grade
Class Limit 28
Contact Hours: Lecture 55 Lab 0 Worksite 0 Clinical 0 Other 0
Total Contact Hours 55
Degree Distributions:
ProfTech Course Yes
Restricted Elective Yes
Course Outline
Fundamental accounting equation, debit and credit, transaction identification, journalizing, completing the accounting cycle, reports, financial analysis, creating a computerized accounting system.

Student Learning Outcomes
Understanding the accounting equation, DR=CR, chart of accounts, accounting cycle.

Identify business transactions to be recorded in the accounting system.

Determine the classification of accounts affected by business transactions to be recorded.

Determine the specific accounts within the classification which is affected.

Determine the way in which the proposed transaction affect the identified accounts.

Select the proper journal/window for recording the transaction.

Journalize the transaction.

Create internal and external financial reports.

Understand the significance of and the need for financial reporting.

Set up a computerized accounting system.

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