This is the second of the two-semester course. The course is designed to examine how the various assets and liabilities are computed and assess the depreciation and interest calculations; identify the investment opportunities and record the benefits; appreciate the unique features of recording partnership accounts; recognize the need for calculating stock transactions of corporations; analyze the methodologies used and the importance of cash flow statements, and interpret the financial statements through different analytical tools.
The use of accounting data as a management tool for managerial control and decision-making through the use of accounting methods. It is designed to build on the objectives mastered by students in an introductory financial accounting course. This course gives students a perspective of how accounting is used as a tool by the management in carrying out its functions of planning, directing and motivating, controlling and in all aspects of decision-making
This is the first of the two-semester course. The course is designed to examine how the various assets, liabilities and equity accounts are computed, and presented in the financial statements; establish the basic rules and regulations in the normal usage of accounting information; and interpret and communicate financial information for the purpose of evaluation of accounting records.
The American College of Dubai is centrally located in Garhoud, Dubai, making it a very convenient option set in the heart of the city. Our faculty are highly experienced and we have been delivering excellent educational standards for over 20 years. Our campus includes lecture halls, a separate library building with study areas, a major computer centre and related resource rooms, as well as a small clinic staffed by a resident nurse. Student activity areas include outdoor sports facilities such as a football field as well as basketball and volleyball courts. There is also a games hall beside the cafeteria as well as a dedicated activities area.Read More