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Fall 2022  ›  Bachelor of Science in International Business Administration  ›  1st Semester  ›  Financial Accounting

Introduction to Financial Accounting, Group D 2

Course Code:
Juniorprof. Dr. Barbara Maria Beatriz Stage
Course Type:
BSc Course
Week Hours:
Fall 2022
(Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.)
After introducing the purposes of financial accounting, this course imparts the elemental skill of double-entry book-keeping. Learning the fundamentals of double-entry book-keeping will be the main goal of this course. On this basis, fundamental principles and theories of financial accounting and reporting are discussed. Overall, the course shall enable students to understand the basics of financial accounting, read financial statements and apply the gained knowledge in later courses to enable them to analyze the information provided by financial reporting.
Thursday, 01/09/2022
01:00 PM till 04:15 PM
Tuesday, 06/09/2022
08:00 AM till 11:15 AM
Wednesday, 14/09/2022
08:00 AM till 11:15 AM
Thursday, 22/09/2022
08:00 AM till 11:15 AM
Tuesday, 27/09/2022
08:00 AM till 11:15 AM
Tuesday, 04/10/2022
08:00 AM till 11:15 AM
Double-entry book-keeping, financial accounting theory
  • Financial Accounting – International Financial Reporting Standards“NinthEditionbyHarrison Jr./Horngren/ Thomas/Suwardy
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