ACS511 - Accounting Software

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Subject Title
Accounting Software

Subject Description
The focus of ACS511 will be on providing an introduction to business accounting software.

Credit Status
ACS511 is a required credit for all School of Office Administration - Executive students enrolled in the one-year accelerated diploma program.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Demonstrate an ability to use the basic components of QuickBooks.

2. Create inventory accounts and enter inventory and service data.

3. Set up and modify vendor accounts and process payables

4. Set up and modify customer accounts and process receivables

5. Add and edit employee records and work with payroll.

6. Create and print financial reports and carry out year end procedures.

7. Demonstrate an attitude of professionalism, as evidenced by an ability to meet deadlines, complete assignments and perform tests and in-class assignments as scheduled.

Essential Employability Skills
Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.

Academic Integrity
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Please visit the Academic Integrity website http://open2.senecac.on.ca/sites/academic-integrity/for-students to understand and learn more about how to prepare and submit work so that it supports academic integrity, and to avoid academic misconduct.

Discrimination/Harassment
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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Accessibility Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.