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You will start your journey with accounting for assets with more than one-year life. You will learn in detail how firms account for fixed assets. You will then move to financing of assets and discuss accounting for liabilities. 

This Financial Accounting - Advanced Topics Course offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.

The course will continue with an in-depth exploration of shareholders’ equity. Finally, you will critically evaluate preparation, components, and analysis of cash flows statement. 

 Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Account for fixed assets 
  • Understand accounting for liabilities
  • Evaluate shareholders’ equity section of a balance sheet 
  • Understand preparation and information provided by cash flows statement

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

  • Module 1: Long-Term Assets
  • Module 2: Liabilities
  • Module 3: Shareholders’ Equity
  • Module 4: Cash Flows Statement

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    49 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
  • National

    49 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 1 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
The programme is self-paced and the cost per month is 49$.


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