Principles of Financial Accounting

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Principles of Financial Accounting

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Accounting, Finance

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Description and Objectives
    This is an introductory course to introduce students to basic accounting concepts and principles. We will review the financing, investing, and operating activities of an organization. Our focus will be on real-world applications in which accounting information is identified, measured, communicated, and used.

    Required Textbook
    Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making, 8th Edition by Kimmel, Weygandt, Kieso Publisher: Wiley
    ISBN-13: 978-1-118-95381-5 (eBook) 978-1-118-95390-7 (Loose-leaf)

    Recommended Additional Readings
    Earlier Edition. Problems will be taken from 8th edition. If you buy an earlier edition, you are responsible for obtaining class problems from the 8th edition (Note: a copy of the 8th edition text will be available in IWC Student Support Center for review).

    Other Resources
    Lecture notes, practice problems and other helpful materials will be provided on the class-site intranet for download.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.