Introduction to accounting concepts and the operating characteristics of accounting systems. The principles of financial and cost accounting, design of accounting systems, techniques of analysis, and cost control. Interpretation and use of accounting information for decision making. Designed for the user of accounting information and not as an introduction to a professional accounting career.
- Grading Basis: Letter Grade or Credit/No Credit
- Cross-Listings: MS&E 240
- Unit-Range Information: Graduate students often prefer to take the course for 3 units.
- Limited Enrollment Details: Admission by order of enrollment. Non-majors and minors who have taken or are taking elementary accounting should not enroll.
- Intensive Studies: This course is offered as part of the International Management Intensive and must be taken for 4 units. See the Intensive Studies page for more information on how to receive an official Document of Completion.