Accounting, General ILO


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** All materials needed to complete your course are included in the cost of the course. **

Topics in analyzing source documents, recording business transactions in a journal and posting entries in a ledger. How to prepare a trial balance, gather adjustment data and complete a worksheet are covered, as well as how to prepare financial statements and post-closing entries.

Note: General Accounting is a prerequisite for Analyzing Financial Statements.

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Learning Objectives

  • Describe the basic accounting cycle and define the basic elements used such as asset, liability, owner’s equity, revenue, and expense accounts and posting debits and credits
  • Post to the general journal and general ledger, and prepare adjusting entries
  • List the steps in the accounting cycle; prepare a post-closing trial balance and interim statements and the statement of owner’s equity
  • Prepare a classified income statement and balance sheet, compute working capital and current ratio and journalize closing entries for a business
  • Identify and perform functions relative to bank accounts and cash funds


Bank personnel at any level with little or no accounting background

This course requires proctored exams.

Available Dates

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  • November 4, 2024 – March 7, 2025
  • No additional 2024 dates available. 


Award Application and Career Pathing

General Accounting applies toward the completion of the following certificates and diplomas:

Code: A1000ILO
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