ACCA: F1 Accountant in Business
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ACCA: F1 Accountant in Business

Let's find out what an accountant does on a daily basis
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579 students enrolled
Created by Rowan Malherbe
Last updated 8/2017
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 6 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand the purpose and types of businesses and how they interact with key stakeholders and the external environment.
  • Understand business organisation structure, functions and the role of corporate governance
  • Recognise the function of accountancy and audit in communicating, reporting and assuring financial information and in effective financial control and compliance
  • Recognise the principles of authority and leadership and how teams and individuals are recruited, managed, motivated and developed
  • Understand the importance of personal effectiveness as the basis for effective team and organisational behaviour
  • Recognise that all aspects of business and finance should be conducted in a manner which complies with and is in the spirit of accepted professional ethics and professional values
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Requirements
  • None
Description

This course is designed too introduce knowledge and understanding of the business and its environment and the influence this has on how organisations are structured and on the role of the accounting and other key business functions in contributing to the efficient, effective and ethical management and development of an organisation and its people and systems. This course will allow you to obtain the necessary knowledge to understand exactly what is involved in the world as an accountant.

Who is the target audience?
  • Students wanting to study what an Accountant does in Business as well as students studying F1 at the ACCA
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Curriculum For This Course
19 Lectures
06:06:54
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Introduction
19 Lectures 06:06:54
Business organisations and their stakeholders
05:06

The business environment
19:56

The macro-economic environment
25:06

Micro-economic factors
24:52

Business organsation, structure and strategy
14:46

Organisational culture and committees
20:26

Corporate governance and social responsibility
21:40

The role of accounting
16:04

Control, security and audit
35:12

Identifying and preventing fraud
24:24

Leading and managing people
18:24

Recruitment and selection
18:46

Diversity and equal opportunities
10:52

Individuals, groups and teams
15:02

Motivating individuals and groups
13:38

Training and development
24:26

Performance appraisal
10:22

Personal effectiveness and communication
22:24

Ethical considersations
25:28

Quiz
20 questions
About the Instructor
Rowan Malherbe
4.0 Average rating
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582 Students
2 Courses
ACCA Lecturer and Gold Approved Learning Partner

Rowan is the Managing Director and CEO of Golden Egg Investment Holdings (Pty) Ltd and its subsidiaries. The group's core purpose is to provide quality education solutions to people within the financial industry across the world. 

He formed the company, Aeon Plus (Pty) Ltd, in order for him to deliver high quality lectures to people across South Africa within this sector. However, he realised that the company can deliver the same high quality lectures across borders as well as other courses to assist people in achieving their highest potential. This is when Rowan created Golden Egg Investment Holdings (Pty) Ltd and formed companies within the group to deliver high quality education to everyone across the world in many sectors.

He followed his vision and passion and aligned himself with the correct partners and smartest minds within the industry in order for the group to deliver only the best of the best. 

He completed his accounting and audit training at an audit firm within South Africa and has 5 years lecturing experience and 13 years auditing and financial accounting experience.

Rowan has been lecturing ACCA modules for 5 years.

Aeon Plus is a Gold Approved Learning Partner with the ACCA.