BUSI 895: Financial Accouting

Class Program

Financial Accounting is the measurement of economic activity for decision making. Financial statements are a key product of this measurement and a key component of financial reporting activities. Many of the failures and crises of confidence of recent times are a result of accounting irregularities, where the dissemination of relevant and reliable information is at risk and the integrity of the financial system has been challenged. This course develops the participants’ ability to be an informed user of financial statements and to understand their implication for future cash flows and the earnings potential of a firm.