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AFA 100

Introductory Financial Accounting

This course introduces students to the interesting and challenging field of Financial Accounting. Financial Accounting is a language designed to capture, summarize, and communicate the economic facts about an organization in a set of financial statements and the related descriptive notes. The course will focus on the principles of accounting and reporting to various users that are external to the organization. AFA 100 will emphasize the decision-makers or users. You will learn what information is provided in financial statements and the uses and limitations of this information to various decision-makers.
Weekly Contact: Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1

Prerequisites

Only available to those enrolled in the School of Accounting and Finance

Antirequisites

None

Co-Requisites

None

Custom Requisites

None

Mentioned in the Following Calendar Pages

Accounting

  • ACC 100
    Introductory Financial Accounting
  • ACC 110
    Financial Accounting
  • ACC 333
    Core Concepts of Accounting
  • ACC 340
    Financial Management
  • ACC 406
    Introductory Management Accounting
  • ACC 410
    Management Accounting
  • ACC 414
    Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACC 504
    Accounting Cases and Concepts I
  • ACC 507
    Accounting for Managers
  • ACC 514
    Intermediate Accounting II
  • ACC 521
    Auditing
  • ACC 522
    Taxation for Managers and Financial Planners
  • ACC 605
    Public Sector Accounting
  • ACC 607
    Accounting for Small Business
  • ACC 621
    Internal Auditing
  • ACC 703
    Advanced Financial Accounting
  • ACC 706
    Accounting Theory
  • ACC 742
    Canadian Business Taxation I
  • ACC 801
    Intermediate Cost and Management Accounting
  • ACC 803
    Advanced Management Accounting
  • ACC 821
    Advanced Auditing
  • ACC 842
    Canadian Business Taxation II
  • AFA 100
    Introductory Financial Accounting
  • AFA 200
    Management Accounting
  • AFA 300
    Intermediate Accounting I
  • AFA 400
    Intermediate Accounting II
  • AFA 500
    Intermediate Accounting III
  • AFA 511
    Ethics in Accounting
  • AFA 517
    Taxation for Managers and Financial Planners
  • AFA 518
    Auditing
  • AFA 615
    Public Sector and Not-for-Profit Accounting
  • AFA 619
    Intermediate Cost and Management Acct.
  • AFA 708
    Forensic Accounting and Internal Audit
  • AFA 716
    Advanced Financial Acct. and Disclosure
  • AFA 717
    Canadian Business Taxation I
  • AFA 817
    Canadian Business Taxation II
  • AFA 819
    Advanced Management Accounting