Accounting: Principles of Financial Accounting

Provided by: Coursera

Financial Accounting is often called the language of business; it is the language that managers use to communicate the firm's financial and economic information to external parties such as shareholders and creditors.

Course Objectives:

  • To be able to read and interpret financial statements for business diagnosis and decision-making.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for new and experienced business leaders,managers at all levels.

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart People


IESE Business School

Employee Type

Leadership, Change leaders

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

13 hrs



Can audit for free (no certification); Full Financial Aid Available for Certification