Cornerstones of Financial Accounting (with 2011 Annual Reports: Under Armour, Inc. & VF Corporation) / Edition 3 by Jay Rich, Jeff Jones, Maryanne Mowen, Don Hansen | | 9781133943976 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Cornerstones of Financial Accounting (with 2011 Annual Reports: Under Armour, Inc. & VF Corporation) / Edition 3

Cornerstones of Financial Accounting (with 2011 Annual Reports: Under Armour, Inc. & VF Corporation) / Edition 3

by Jay Rich, Jeff Jones, Maryanne Mowen, Don Hansen
     
 

ISBN-10: 1133943977

ISBN-13: 9781133943976

Pub. Date: 01/01/2013

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Get where you need to be with CORNERSTONES OF FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING. Cornerstones delivers a truly unique learning system that is integrated through the entire introductory managerial accounting journey -- ensuring students will leave the course with the knowledge they need to be future business leaders. Students are guided through: Building A Strong Foundation

Overview


Get where you need to be with CORNERSTONES OF FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING. Cornerstones delivers a truly unique learning system that is integrated through the entire introductory managerial accounting journey -- ensuring students will leave the course with the knowledge they need to be future business leaders. Students are guided through: Building A Strong Foundation: Students need to build a strong foundation of the fundamentals before they can move forward in this course. The unique Cornerstones approach gets them through the fundamentals FASTER so that they can transition to analyzing and applying concepts. Understanding Relationships: Rather than focusing on concepts in isolation, students should understand accounting as a system and recognize how the end result changes based on how the numbers affect each other. CORNERSTONES aids students in this step as an important part in training them to be good decision makers. Making Decisions: Armed with the knowledge they have gained from working through the other aspects of the Cornerstones approach, students are now given the tools to bring their knowledge full-circle and practice making good business decisions. Students love this approach because it presents materials the way they learn. Instructors love it because it gets students to master the foundations more quickly and allows more time to learn and apply the analysis and decision making of accounting. Get There with Cornerstones!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781133943976
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2013
Series:
Cornerstones Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
832
Sales rank:
519,873
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents


1. Accounting and the Financial Statements. 2. The Accounting Information System. 3. Accrual Accounting. Making the Connection, Integrative Exercise: The Accounting Cycle. 4. Internal Control and Cash. 5. Sales and Receivables. 6. Cost of Goods Sold and Inventory. 7. Operating Assets. Making the Connection, Integrative Exercise: Integrated Asset Accounting. 8. Current and Contingent Liabilities. 9. Long-Term Liabilities. 10. Stockholders' Equity. Making the Connection, Integrative Exercise: Integrating Accounting for Liabilities and Equity. 11. The Statement of Cash Flows. 12. Financial Statements Analysis. Appendix 1. International Financial Reporting Standards. Appendix 2. Investments. Appendix 3. Time Value of Money. Appendix 4. Financial Statement Information: Under Armour. Appendix 5. Financial Statement Information: VF Corp. Glossary. Check Figures. Index.

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