Little or no formal bookkeeping training? Having trouble understanding your accountant? Learn the basics, including bookkeeping terminology and methodology. The manual bookkeeping process demonstrates what software programs do behind the scenes. Build a strong foundation in the fundamentals to prepare for computerized accounting such as Simply Accounting and QuickBooks. Each session includes a lecture and exercises to reinforce the concepts. At the end of this course, you'll be able to manually record everyday transactions and create financial statements.