Basics of Accounting



 



Welcome to LawShelf’s video-course in the basics of financial accounting. This course introduces the viewer to the most important principles in accounting. This course is also designed for corporate or legal professionals to be able to better work with corporate accounting departments. While this course is complicated and requires some understanding of mathematical principles, it is an introductory level course in that no prior background or experience in accounting is required.

 

This course starts with explanations of the basic financial accounting documents: the balance sheet, the income statement and other financial statements. We’ll go over basic bookkeeping rules and where various information is entered and kept.



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Accounting Basics - Module 1 of 6


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The Accounting Process, Part One - Module 2 of 6


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The Accounting Process, Part Two - Module 3 of 6


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The Accounting Process, Part Three - Module 4 of 6


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The Preparation of Financial Statements - Module 5 of 6


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Quantitative Tools in Accounting - Module 6 of 6


Final Exam only needs to be taken by those seeking to earn the Digital Badge credentials for this course.