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

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Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

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Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations


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