Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Financial accounting is essential in all aspects of life be it for an individual managing his or her finances, a person that works for a company and or a business owner operating a company. It's important for people to have a general grasp on the building blocks of finances. What managing money is about including some background details about what from the employers perspective how an employees check is created and what some of the variable are that employers manage on a daily basis.
I learned specific details about what it is to construct a balance sheet, grouping the company's assets and liabilities while factoring in the profit and losses companies are faced with throughout there growth and life cycle. In addition learning how to read and understand a publicly traded company's value, investments, write off information details to make investment decisions as a possible purchaser of stock in publicly trading companies was one of several highlights learned by taking the course.
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Advice for students:
Be very inquisitive, read the text book, interact with your classmates to learn from each other and be prepared to use Microsoft Excel as well as Word throughout the class to complete the assignments, tests and discussions