District Syllabus
ACG2002
Computerized Accounting


Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours: 3
Laboratory Fee: $25
Prerequisites: ACG2001 Accounting I and
ACG2011 Accounting II or
ACG2021 Financial Accounting Principles
Corequisites: CGS1570 Computer Concepts And Applications
Catalog Description: This course is an introduction to computerized integrated accounting procedures found in microcomputer office environments. The popular Quickbooks accounting program is used to record financial transactions. Major topics include managing revenue and expenses, payroll setup and processing, bank reconciliation, reports, and graphs, inventory, adjustments and year-end procedures, and company file setup and maintenance.
Required Materials: Books:
  • Kay. Computer Accounting w/QuickBooks 2013, 15 ed., McGraw-Hill, 2013. ISBN: 9780077826840
Supplemental Materials:
Special Requirements: Computer caopable of running Microsoft Windows 7, Vista, or XP (SP2 or later); 2.0 GHz (2.4 recommended); 1 GB of RAM for a single user; 2.5 GB of disk space; 4x CD-ROM drive. Excel software loaded on computer. Flash drive for backing up files. NOTE: This educational software should be used on a Windows PC, not MAC.
Program Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to 
demonstrate working knowledge on one of several major software 
packages found in microcomputer accounting environments.

              
              
              
              
Course Learning Outcomes:
To achieve these learning outcomes, the following will be performed:

  1. Demonstrate an ability to use a general ledger.
  2. Demonstrate an ability to enter accounts receivable and payable.
  3. Demonstrate an ability to enter payroll and inventory accounting statistics.
Methods of Evaluation: Evaluation of student progress towards achieving the stated learning outcomes and performance objectives is the responsibility of the instructor, within the polices of the college and the department. Detailed explanation is included in the expanded syllabus developed by the instructor for each section being taught.
Flexibility: It is the intention of the instructor to accomplish the objectives specified in the course syllabus. However, circumstances may arise which prohibit the fulfilling of this endeavor. Therefore, this syllabus is subject to change. When possible, students will be notified of any change in advance of its occurrence.
Student Email Accounts Pensacola State College provides an institutional email account to all credit students. Pirate Mail is the official method of communication, and students must use Pirate Mail when communicating with the College. In cases where companion software is used for a particular class, emails may be exchanged between instructor and student using the companion software.
Note: For students with a disability that falls under the Americans with Disability Act or Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, it is the responsibility of the student to notify Student Resource Center for ADA Services to discuss any special needs or equipment necessary to accomplish the requirements for this course. Upon completion of registration with the Student Resource Center for ADA Services office, specific arrangements can be discussed with the instructor.