This course will provide knowledge about accounting terms and principles, as well as outline the financial role-players and business entities. The course delves into detail about the cash book receipts, payments tax and bank reconciliations, as well as the debtors and creditors ledger and reconciliations. Learners will apply the accounting equation to the formulation of trial balances and financial statements. A module on the application of financial statements teaches learners to interpret financial reports, following legal requirements and expected reporting formats. By the end of the course learners will be able to understand basic business accounting statements and extract valuable financial information.
Module 1: Introduction to Bookkeeping Module 2: Journal Entries Module 3: General Ledger Module 4: Assets and Depreciation Module 5: Bank Reconciliation Statements Module 6: Trial Balance and Financial Statements Module 7: Budgets and Cash flow