365-1029-00L  Harvard Business School: Financial Accounting Online

SemesterHerbstsemester 2016
DozierendeA. J. Schicker
Periodizitätjährlich wiederkehrende Veranstaltung
LehrspracheEnglisch
KommentarExclusively for MAS MTEC students (first semester).
The online course will be open from 19.09.2016 to 22.01.2017. Within this time, students can proceed through the course at their own convenience. Seat time is about 25 hours.

All MAS MTEC students will receive further information by e-mail on 19.09.2016.



Lehrveranstaltungen

NummerTitelUmfangDozierende
365-1029-00 SHarvard Business School: Financial Accounting Online
All relevant course information including how to access and activate the online course can be found on Moodle. The Moodle site will be accessible from 19 September 2016 via myStudies.

No lectures are offered for this course. Specific course topics can be discussed with other course participants, and any questions regarding the course content will be answered by an expert on the learning platform Moodle.
25s Std.A. J. Schicker

Katalogdaten

KurzbeschreibungThis course is a web-based, online, interactive introduction to financial accounting within the context of management requirements. It has been developed by Harvard Business Publishing.
LernzielThe online course uses the case study "Global Grocer" to guide the students from company foundation with a simple balance sheet towards more complex balance sheets, income and cash flow statements. This ensures an integrated understanding of company transactions.
Inhalt1. Introductory Section
1.1 Terms and Concepts
1.2 The Balance Sheet
1.3 Income Statement
1.4 Accounting Records
1.5 The Statement of Cash Flows
2. Advanced Section
2.1 Revenue & Receivables
2.2 Inventories and Cost of Sales
2.3 Depreciation and non-current Assets
2.4 Liabilities and Financing Costs
2.5 Investment & Investment Income
2.6 Deferred Taxes and Tax Expense
2.7 Owner's Equity
SkriptThe Financial Accounting online-course is an ideal complement to the lectures "Accounting for Managers (363-0711-00)" as well as "Financial Management (363-0560-00)" with the purpose to further deepen the student's knowledge of accounting. Parts of the course content are overlapping, however, it is provided in a different context. Not covered in the online course is managerial accounting which is an important topic in the lecture "Accounting for Managers".
LiteraturNeedles & Powers (2010), Financial Accounting, 11e, South-Western College Pub
Voraussetzungen / BesonderesThe online course will be open from 19.09.2016 to 22.01.2017. Within this time, students can proceed through the course at their own convenience. Seat time is about 25 hours. The online course should be accessed and activated only if students wish to take and complete it.

No lectures are offered for this course. Specific course topics can be discussed with other course participants, and any questions regarding the course content will be answered by an expert on the learning platform Moodle.

Leistungskontrolle

Information zur Leistungskontrolle (gültig bis die Lerneinheit neu gelesen wird)
Leistungskontrolle als Semesterkurs
ECTS Kreditpunkte1 KP
PrüfendeA. J. Schicker
FormSessionsprüfung
PrüfungsspracheEnglisch
RepetitionDie Leistungskontrolle wird nur in der Session nach der Lerneinheit angeboten. Die Repetition ist nur nach erneuter Belegung möglich.
Prüfungsmodusschriftlich 60 Minuten
Zusatzinformation zum PrüfungsmodusThe online course offers 3 online training examinations with a threshold of 65% each, which are for practicing purposes only.

The performance assessment takes place during the session examination period. Repetition is only possible after re-enrolling in the next autumn semester.

It is highly recommended to complete the online course before the session examination.
Hilfsmittel schriftlichPocket calculator and a HANDWRITTEN summary of the online course. No restriction on number of pages of handwritten summary. NOT allowed: computers, books or print-outs.
Diese Angaben können noch zu Semesterbeginn aktualisiert werden; verbindlich sind die Angaben auf dem Prüfungsplan.

Lernmaterialien

Keine öffentlichen Lernmaterialien verfügbar.
Es werden nur die öffentlichen Lernmaterialien aufgeführt.

Gruppen

Keine Informationen zu Gruppen vorhanden.

Einschränkungen

VorrangDie Belegung der Lerneinheit ist nur durch die primäre Zielgruppe möglich
Primäre ZielgruppeMAS ETH in Management, Technology, and Economics (365000) ab Semester 01

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StudiengangBereichTyp
MAS in Management, Technology, and EconomicsWahlfächer, 1. und 3. SemesterWInformation