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**NOTE: You should complete the Accounting Analysis I: The Role of Accounting as an Information System course or be familiar with the concepts taught there before beginning this course.** This course is the second course in a five-course Financial Reporting Specialization that covers the collection, processing, and communication of accounting information (via financial reports) about economic entities to interested parties (i.e., managers and external stakeholders such as stockholders and creditors). To gain the most relevant knowledge from these courses, learners should have taken a basic accounting course prior to this Specialization (which can be done through Coursera courses, such as any accounting course from the Fundamentals of Accounting Specialization: This Specialization focuses on accounting concepts, principles and theory with an emphasis on problems that arise in applying these concepts for external reporting purposes. Specific emphasis is placed on measurement of assets, liabilities, equities and income, as well as disclosure of additional information that may assist users understand the financial reports. In this course, we will begin our review of key asset categories underlying the Balance Sheet concepts that were introduced in the previous course. We will begin our trek down the Balance Sheet by reviewing cash and receivables, which are normally the two assets listed first. We will continue our trek down the Balance Sheet by looking at inventory and long-Lived Assets, which are normally two of the largest asset values. We will review the measurement and reporting issues involving Inventories and the corresponding cost of goods sold expense in the Income Statement. In the latter half of this course we will conclude our review of key asset categories by looking at both tangible and intangible long-lived assets that are so vital to the production of goods and services. This will entail discussion of both acquisition and disposition of property, plant and equipment as well as cost allocation. Next, we will discuss possible impairment of these assets as well as the proper treatment of expenditures made after acquisition. Lastly, we will review how to identify and account for Investments. The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, consistently ranked as one of the nation's top three accounting programs, now offers a master’s in accounting at a very affordable tuition rate and is completely online. The iMSA is a full Master of Accountancy program and students graduate with an MS that is highly recognized. Try an open course or two, then apply for admission into the credit-bearing version as you may be eligible to take credit-bearing courses during the application process. If you are missing any prerequisites for the full degree, you can complete Coursera courses to demonstrate readiness and strengthen your application for the iMSA. For more information on this exciting iMSA online program, refer to this link:

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18 juin 2020

I wish I could pay for your lecture, but unfortunately I can't. The website "coursera" is a treasure for every individual who keeps a desire of quality education.

9 août 2020

the course was very helpful in teaching how to use more analysis in accounting terms, how to use financials in different ways

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par Diego A C

26 juil. 2019

A great course which offered me great knowledge on the Asset part of accounting. I would highly recommend this course to others that search to expand their knowledge of accounting. I will continue to go to the next courses. Thank you!

par Scott M A

27 avr. 2020

Great content, at the right level and quickly gets to the point.

par Marcel M E

5 juin 2020

Overall very good course, liked it very much and learnt a lot. Some things for improvement:

-include white board examples in the slide deck,

-examples to every calcuation you expect the students have to know in the final quiz. For example there were calculations in the quiz regarding Financial instruments held to mautarity but no example (white board and slides) or at least references where to find good examples

par Abdul S A H

19 juin 2020

I wish I could pay for your lecture, but unfortunately I can't. The website "coursera" is a treasure for every individual who keeps a desire of quality education.

par Delmy M

13 nov. 2019

Great Course! I definitely learned to look at financial statements differently with this course.

par Malaika K

5 août 2020

It was really helpful as it teaches us the basics of financial statements .


9 janv. 2020

Very informative course for Accounting background students.

par Mario J R M

29 mars 2019

Excellent course Accounting Analysis, congratulations

par Vivian X

31 juil. 2020

I learn a lot from this course.

par Mobeen A

13 févr. 2020

Very informative and focused.

par Jackson M K

26 déc. 2017

Worth every cent!

par Mohamed H M S

2 juil. 2020

awesome Course.

par Kareem M A M

1 mai 2020

Totally Helpful

par Michael E H

19 déc. 2020

Great Course

par Seshachalam A

12 sept. 2020



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par Latha R

25 mai 2020

The concept covered are good and the test your knowledge section helps to revise and the course material is of good quality. Thanks, professor Davis and the team

par Shreyas C G

22 juil. 2020

the course was very informative. But it can be better by showing real-life applications and examples.

par William m b c

16 juil. 2020

very good

par Zulfiyya A

13 juil. 2020