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Financial Information Systems

Overview of the unit

About this unit

The aim of this subject is to introduce students to financial information systems, both manual and computer based. The basis of the subject is the accurate recording of all transactions following the principles of double entry accounting. In addition, students are introduced to the concepts of internal control and management accounting.

Content

  • Rules of double entry accounting
  • Recording transactions in ledgers and journals (both General and Special)
  • Balance day adjustments
  • Internal control
  • Cash control
  • Accounts receivable
  • Liabilities
  • Inventory management
  • Fixed asset control
  • Double entry accounting software

This unit is found in Bachelor of Business With a Major in Accounting.