Department: BSc in Accounting & BSc in Business Management
Module Description: This module introduces to the students the required basic knowledge of the principles and practices of accounting. By the end of the module, the student will be able to: explain the functions of financial accounting, describe the regulatory framework governing financial accounting, principles of double entry bookkeeping, assess the nature of internal control in accounting, prepare bank reconciliations, control accounts and the entries for the correction of errors, prepare basic financial statements of sole traders and limited companies and illustrate accounting adjustments.
Weetman, P. (2016). Financial accounting: an introduction. 7th edn. Harlow: Pearson. Request eBook
Weygandt, J. (2019). Accounting Principles. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons. Request eBook
Alexander, D. and Nobes, C. (2016). Financial accounting: an international introduction. 6th edn. Harlow, England: Pearson.
Thomas, A. and Ward, A. M. (2015). Introduction to financial accounting. 8th edn. London: McGraw-Hill Education.
Sangster, A., Gordon, L. and Wood, F. (2017). Frank wood's business accounting 1. 14th edn. New York: Pearson.