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ACC 201  Principles of Financial Accounting

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
CSE 102
Restrictions:
Open to undergraduate students in the Business - Admitted major and open to sophomores or juniors or seniors in the Hospitality Business Major.
Description:
Purpose and content of corporate financial statements with emphasis on interpretation and understanding the effects of various transactions on these statements. Basic principles, conventions and concepts related to financial statements. Measurement of assets, liabilities, revenues and expenses. International accounting concepts.
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2020 - Open