Financial Accounting

Course Code
ACC 300
Hours
3 hours
Type
Core
Offered
  • Fall 21
  • Fall 22
  • Spring/Summer 21
Prerequisites
(MATH 115 and ECON 101); (C- or better) and (no credit in ACC 471)

Financial Accounting --- Financial Accounting provides students with their first exposure to what is essentially the language of business. Students will learn how the economic activities of a business are reported in a set of financial statements and how the information in financial statements can be used to assess the risk and performance of the business. Emphasis will be placed on fundamental concepts and principles of financial accounting and the ability to apply those concepts and principles in business-related decision making.

Taught By
Mihir Mehta
  • Assistant Professor of Accounting
My research focuses on two areas. The first is in political economics, and in particular, the impact of frictions in the U.S. political system on...
Itay Kama
  • Clinical Assistant Professor
Itay Kama is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Accounting at the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan. His research focuses on the role of...