Advanced Accounting I

This course is designed for managers and supervisors and builds on principles discussed in the Accounting Fundamentals course. After a brief review of Accounting basics, time will be spent on case studies utilizing real-life examples to reinforce accounting practices. Course topics include:

  • Fund accounting concepts
  • Sources of UC revenue and their restrictions
  • Cash management and STIP
  • UCLA Foundation: endowments, gifts, grants, pledges
  • Knowing where to find state and federal laws pertaining to UCLA accounting
  • How your department is consolidated and incorporated into published financial statements at UCLA and UC systemwide (i.e., how the University is put together)
  • FS and its related subsystems