Duration 10 weeks Language English Skill level Medium
Lectures 25 Certificate Yes Full Lifetime access
Financial Accounting Professional Certificate program is designed to provide you with a complete overview of financial accounting practices. Students will gain the capacity for the adaptation which is necessary for doing business in the global environment.
Special emphasis is given to the accounting concepts and conventions of the functional areas within the enterprise.
You will learn how to prepare financial statements for sole traders, partnerships and limited firms from ledger accounts and incomplete records. Additionally, you will learn from current accounting strategies, by analyzing and discussing good and bad practices.
Beyond mere description of theoretical lectures, the emphasis will be on the following course goals:
• Students will have the capability to think critically and analytically
• Students will gain the capacity for adaptation which is necessary for doing business in the global environment
• Understand accounting concepts and conventions
• Be able to prepare financial statements for sole traders, partnerships and limited firms from ledger accounts
and incomplete records
• Be able to evaluate financial performance
The certificate program is delivered in cooperation with the Faculty of Economics & Business, University of Zagreb, Croatia that is a publicly recognized and accredited university with a double world-known accreditations AACSB and EPAS.
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) accreditation is known worldwide as the most highly esteemed form of accreditation an institution and its business programmes can earn. AACSB’s mission is to foster engagement, accelerate innovation, and amplify impact in business education. AACSB Accreditation is the benchmark of quality worldwide and most widely sought after by business schools—less than 5% worldwide have earned the achievement.
The certificate program is appropriate for all those that wish to develop professionally, increase their financial accounting skills and knowledge and their implementation, and seek career advancement by getting certified.
This certificate program is designed for individuals who have on-the-job accounting experience, who are not certified professionals, and who might or might not have received formal accounting training.
This certificate is unique in such a way that it will insist on the exploring modern Financial Accounting functions and outline and combine modern theoretical concepts of strategies and tactics aim of educating students to be able to manage in the organizational context.
One of the major outcomes of this certificate program will be that you will increase your skills by getting insights on organization’s internal and external environment.
This certificate will bring you a diploma: “Financial Accounting Professional Certificate” that is delivered by SSBM Geneva and University of Zagreb, Croatia (AACSB, EPAS accredited).
I chose to study at SSBM, because it gives me flexibility to combine online and onsite learning.
The thing I like the most is definitely the possibility to organize studying time on my own, as well as the deadlines for all the projects. The whole program is very approachable and easy to follow.
SSBM truly offers high quality education. The course material allows you to apply academic theory to real-world examples from the global business world in an easy manner.
I am quite impressed with the program, most importantly the quality of the education and the professors. It has been wonderful and I would recommend the program. I also gained and increased my productivity as a manager
I chose SSBM as an excellent continuation of my education and combining my professional knowledge with theory and practice of the lectures. SSBM allows flexibility with my personal life and professional life as well as achieving my goals.
This course includes a study of financial accounting.
-Students will have the capability to think critically and analytically
-Students will gain the capacity for adaptation which is necessary for doing business in the global environment
-Understand accounting concepts and conventions
-Be able to prepare financial statements for sole traders, partnerships and limited firms from ledger accounts and incomplete records
-Be able to evaluate financial performance
The total fee* for the certificate is: 399 EUR
*There are no other hidden costs.
There are no formal prerequisites for this certificate program.
Lecture 1 Introduction to Managerial Accounting
Lecture 2 How Are Accounting Data Used?
Lecture 3 What Do We Want to Know About Wal-Mart’s Sales?
Lecture 4 Cost Flows and Product Costing
Lecture 5 Breakeven Analysis
Lecture 6 Budgeting – Hayley’s Cash Budget
Lecture 7 Performance Evaluation
Lecture 8 Simple Cost Flow Example
Lecture 8 Detailed Cost Flow Analysis
Lecture 9 Advising a Friend – Wild Horse Wedding Announcements
Lecture 10 Consulting Project – Export Clothing
Lecture 11 Introduction to Capital Budgeting
Lecture 12 More Breakeven Analysis
Lecture 13 Financial Statement Analysis – China Airline Industry
Lecture 14 Breakeven Application – McDonalds
Lecture 15 Budgeting and Forecasting
Lecture 15 Budgeting – Hayley’s Cash Budget, Again!
Lecture 16 Pro-Forma Financial Statements
Lecture 16 Pro-Forma Financial Statements – Balance Sheet and Income Statement Forecasting
Lecture 17 Activity-Based Costing (ABC)
Lecture 18 ABC – Export Clothing II
Lecture 19 ABC – Lily Ice Cream Company
Lecture 20 Differential Revenues and Costs
Lecture 21 Outsourcing Decision – Lawrence Computers
Lecture 22 Bidding on a Long-Term Contract – Mr. Julian Projectors
Lecture 23 Performance Evaluation
Lecture 23 ROI or Residual Income?
Lecture 24 The Balanced Scorecard
Lecture 25 Bringing it All Home – Concluding Remarks
Course will cover each topic with several online video lectures.
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