Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Accounting for finance

FIN-411

Lecturer(s) :

Cauvin Eric

Language:

English

Remarque

For sem. MA1. Special schedule: see the IF website http://sfi.epfl.ch/mfe/study-plan

Summary

The objective of the course is to provide participants with financial accounting mechanisms for understanding the financial statements of a company.

Content

  1. The main financial statements
  2. Basic accounting concepts, techniques and corporate annual reports
  3. Financial statements analysis

 

Keywords

Financial accounting, Financial statements analysis

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Lectures, discussions/case studies.

Expected student activities

Class attendance, exercises and cases

Assessment methods

Resources

Bibliography

Weetman Pauline, Financial and Management Accounting. An Introduction, Fourth Edition, FT, Prentice Hall, 2006.

Williams, Haka, Bettner. Financial and Managerial Accounting. 2005. 

 

Ressources en bibliothèque

In the programs

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10   BS260 
10-11    
11-12    
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German