BAT4M University/College Preparation
Financial Accounting Principles

Course Summary

Subject Area Subject: Business Studies

Grade 12


1 Credit

4 Units, 20 learning activities

This course introduces students to advanced accounting principles that will prepare them for postsecondary studies in business. Students will learn about financial statements for various forms of business ownership and how those statements are interpreted in making business decisions. This course expands students’ knowledge of sources of financing, further develops accounting methods for assets, and introduces accounting for partnerships and corporations.

Course outline

Learning Activity 1 Accounting fundatmentals, principles, and practices


Learning Activity 2 The accounting cycle

Learning Activity 3 Ethical issues in accounting

Learning Activity 4 Accounting in a computerized environment

Learning Activity 5 Short-term assets