0409 Accounting Software

Part of the Accounting Section of the CEA Curriculum


Accounting software today can do very basic recordings & processes in accounting transactions or it can handle whole departments such as accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and trial balance. Functioning as an accounting information system of sorts software today can vary in complexity and cost. In this course, we take a look at what makes for “good” accounting software and some of pitfalls to be aware of.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • List the six major accounting system modules
  • Know where to look for reliable software reviews
  • Install and configure QuickBooks accounting software

Course Curriculum

Accounting Software 00:06:00
The AICPA’s Strategy for Software 00:08:00
Accounting System Modules 00:13:00
Issues with Accounting Software 00:12:00
Quickbooks and Beyond 00:10:00

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  • 1 year
  • Program Level: Fundamentals/Beginner

    79 minutes | CPE = 1.5 units

    Field of Study: Computer Science

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