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3 Preparation of - Depreciation of non current assets including
CS/CCP Financial their disposal (by part exchange; ordinary
Principles of accounting Statements & sale; accident)
Year End - Methods and reasons of providing for
Adjustments depreciation
LEARNING OUTCOME: - Preparation of movement of property plant
At the end of this course the candidate should be able to equipment (as per International Financial
 Demonstrate sound understanding of the aims of accounting the two fold aspects of record Reporting Standards)
keeping and the ability to adapt it to different situations. - Trade receivables, bad debts w/o and
 Explain the regulatory framework of accounting, prepare financial statements for non- provision for bad and doubtful debts.
Profit oriented organizations and interpret financial information contained in the financial - Accruals, prepayments, reserves and
statements provisions.
 Analyze financial statement by use of ratios and statements of cash flows - Necessary adjustments in statements of
financial performance to record increase and
CONTENT: decrease in provision for bad and doubtful
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5.4. Financial - Features
5.1 Introduction to - The nature and purpose of accounting what is
Statements of - Types of small and medium sized entities
Accounting accounting?
small and - Income statement
- Users of financial statements and their
medium sized - Statement of financial position
information needs
- Accounting Standards and their purposes
5.5 Confirming - Bank reconciliation statements
- Regulatory framework (ICPAK, IASB,
and Correcting - Control Accounts
- Professional ethics
- Principles; Concepts and Conventions 5.6 Manufacturing - Elements of cost and cost behaviour
underlying the preparation of accounting Account - Preparation of manufacturing accounts,
statement statement of financial performance and
statement of financial position
5.2 Accounting - Double entry book-keeping
- Accounting treatment of manufacturing
procedures & - The cash book-two and three column
profit/loss and unrealized profit and closing
techniques including cash journal
stock (F/G)
- The ledger and their role in recording and
summarizing accounting data
- Books of original entry 5.7 Errors and - Errors AFFECTING & NOT AFFECTING
- Balancing accounts and preparing the trial their correction the agreement of the trial balance
balance - Use of the suspense accounts
- Introduction to simple statements of financial - The effect of errors on statement of financial
performance performance and statement of financial
- Statements of financial position position
5.8 Non-profit - What non-profit making organizations are
oriented - Receipts and payments accounts
organizations - Income and Expenditure accounts and
statement of financial position

5.9 Incomplete - Why incomplete records
Records and - Preparation of statement of affairs
Single entry - Preparation of financial statements
book keeping


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