Principles of Accounting

Florence University of the Arts - The American University of Florence

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Principles of Accounting

  • Host University

    Florence University of the Arts - The American University of Florence

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Accounting, Business Administration

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

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

    This course covers the fundamentals of accounting theory and practice and is dsigned for the non-accounting and finance students.  It examines: accounting terminology, revenue expenses, net income, the accounting equation, debits, credits, balancing the accounting formula, the account structure, and ledgers.  Emphasis is given to the use of basic financial accounting concepts to make better, more informed business decisions.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.


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