Business-Administration - Course - Accounting and Financial Reporting

  • Course Code: MBA605
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: 3
  • Course Type: Master In Business Administration (MBA)

Course Description

This course provides an understanding of the principles of financial accounting in order to enable you to be an informed user of financial statements. To this end, the course provides an overview of how financial statements are prepared and emphasizes choices and estimates that are involved in the preparation. Published financial statements are used to illustrate the application of principles and the diversity in disclosures. The course explores the information provided by accounting numbers and the contexts in which such numbers are more (or less) informative.