Module 1: Accounting
In the accounting component of this course, we’ll provide non-accounting personnel with a core understanding of the accounting language and the skills necessary to 1) effectively communicate with business professionals regarding the financial activities of a business entity, and 2) derive meaningful information from an entity’s financial statements and disclosures.
Module 2: Finance
In this module, we’ll cover basic finance concepts including TVM (time value of money), the tradeoff between risk and return, financial valuation techniques, cash flows, capital allocation/budgeting, and the role that financial markets play in enabling business. Some knowledge of Microsoft Excel spreadsheet software is required.