Who is this class for: This course is beginner level; it does not require any prior experience with accounting. It is designed for anyone with an interest in the fundamentals of financial accounting.


Created by:  University of Virginia

  • Luann J. Lynch

    Taught by:  Luann J. Lynch, Almand R. Coleman Professor of Business Administration

    Darden School of Business
LevelBeginner
Commitment5 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week
Language
English
Hardware ReqN/A
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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Rated 4.8 out of 5 of 138 ratings

It is very useful for beginners who probably may have come from other than business and accounting background like me. However, more lectures and time should have been allocated for the last sessions, where people like me (little knowledge) will get little trouble on it. overall it is very good.

A very good introductory course that is not too heavy for a time commitment (2-3 hours a week) + has the practice tests that are available even if you are auditing the class, so you can get a sense if you understand the material.

Excellent learning from coursera financial accounting

An amazing course with simple tutorials that promote great understanding of concepts.