ACC 1000 Principles of Accounting and Economic Renaissance I

Explore and learn the basic principles of accounting by working through the entire accounting cycle. This includes accounting systems, controls, analyzing and posting business transactions, recording journal entries, and preparing basic financial statements. You will discover accounting history and Luca Pacioli—including the role of double-entry bookkeeping, the preparation of financial statements, and the evaluation of financial ratios and costs—in the thirteenth century economic renaissance of western civilization. Learn how accounting tools with wide applications add value beyond reporting what has already happened.