Financial Statement Analysis

Online

Focus on the effective analysis of financial statements and how to integrate accounting concepts and principles into your statements. Examine the analytical tools for assessing a company's performance, the concept of quality of earnings and the approaches to valuation. Topics also include balance sheet analysis, asset and business evaluation issues, income statement analysis, profit margins, return on assets and equity and cash flow analysis.

Academic Units
4
Section Number
212ACC513
Instruction Method
Online class

Section Notes

This course is a paced-asynchronous course, which means that all students will be proceeding through the course at the same time. The course consists of online materials, reading assignments, written assignments and discussion forums. The lessons open on a weekly basis throughout the duration of the class. The time it takes you to complete each lesson depends on your individual approach and learning style, but in a given week, students can generally expect to spend approximately:

  • 5-6 hours in online lectures and discussion forums
  • 5-6 hours of work outside of class on readings and assignments

Students can enroll through Sep 27th, 2021. The course begins on Sep 20th, and must be completed by Dec 12th, 2021. Access to your course will be available on the course’s start date.

 

 

Enrollment Policies

Drop requests (withdraw with a refund) will be approved, less a $30 processing fee, if the request is received before the second meeting of the course. View complete enrollment policy information including details on withdrawals, refunds and transfers.

All drop requests for Fast Track students must be approved by program office first.

Prerequisites

Principles of Financial Accounting.

Technical Requirements

To ensure your success in this course, please review our technical requirements page.

Section Course Materials

Understanding Financial Statements

ISBN
ISBN-13: 9780133874037
Mandatory
Please note that ISBN numbers can vary depending on the vendor. ISBN numbers noted here are what is current with the publisher's website found at https://www.pearson.com/en-us.html. Any format is acceptable, and you may order this textbook from any retail or online vendor that you choose

Interpreting and Analyzing Financial Statements: A Project- Based Approach

ISBN
ISBN-13: 9780132746243
Mandatory
Please note that ISBN numbers can vary depending on the vendor. ISBN numbers noted here are what is current with the publisher's website found at https://www.pearson.com/en-us.html. Any format is acceptable, and you may order this textbook from any retail or online vendor that you choose

Discounts

Group Discount

Groups of three or more, enrolled at the same time with a single payment method may receive a 10% discount on each enrollment.  Contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services office to enroll your group: (530) 757-8777.

Early Enroll Discount

Enroll 14 days before the course start date to save $50 on the course fee.

Info Session Discount

Attendees of UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Information Sessions may be eligible for $100 discount on a class by entering the Coupon Code provided at the Information Session.  Contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services office, at (800) 752-0881, if you have questions about this discount.

CAAA Member Discount

Current members of the Cal Aggie Alumni Association and other UC alumni associations receive $50 off the course fee. If you don't have your association discount code contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

Capitol Corridor Rider

Capitol Corridor riders are eligible for a one-time $100 discount on a UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education course (some exceptions apply). The Discount Code is available on the UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education course page on the Capitol Corridor’s onboard Wifi system.