Catalog 2020-2021 
    Jul 18, 2024  
Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ABED 077 Communication Skills Accounting Applications I

3 credits
This course is exclusively for students who qualify and enroll in the I-BEST Accounting Assistant Certificate of Completion. It addresses industry specific vocabulary and language skills covered in the first term technical courses (ACCT 111 , ACCT 112 , and BTE 120 ).

Prerequisites: EASL 040  or placement by assessment (NRS ESL 5 or ABE 3).

Corequisites: ACCT 111 , ACCT 112 , and BTE 120 .

Course Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course the student will be able to:

  • Pronounce, spell, and use correctly specialized vocabulary relating to the language of accounting, business transactions, and financial statements
  • Make edits of grammar, spelling, and sentence structure using Microsoft Word
  • Write narrative/informative paragraphs employing vocabulary related to business problems
  • Give and follow oral instructions for performing computer functions in Microsoft Windows and Excel

Total Hours: 30 Theory (Lecture) Hours: 30