Accounting Books of Accounts (College Level)

Guide to understand Sales Book, Purchase Book, Journal Proper and other subsidiary Books
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  • Lectures 18
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 6/2015 English

Course Description

Welcome to the course Accounting Books of Accounts.

In this course, you will learn various Books of Accounts that will be maintained by Business Entities.

Why business entities maintain Books of Accounts?

When business grows in size, it becomes essential to keep systematic records of all its financial transactions. But, all the transactions cannot be recorded in single Accounting Book. Hence, business entities have to maintain certain specific Books of Accounts to records those transactions which are repetitive and sufficiently large in number.

Following are those Books of Accounts to be maintained:

Purchase Book

Sales Book

Purchase Returns Book

Sales Returns Book

Bills Receivable Book

Bills Payable Book

Cash Book

Journal Proper

In this course, you will learn about the all the above Books, Formats, Case Studies and Practical Problems.

This course is structured in self paced learning style and video lectures are used for delivering the course content.

What are the requirements?

  • Basics of Accountancy covering Journal Entries / Rules of Accounting / Ledger

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand Meaning, Kinds and Advantages of various Books of Accounts
  • Know the Purpose, Format, Posting and Balancing of Purchases, Sales, Purchase Return, Sales Return Books
  • Understand Bills of Exchange and the different terms involved in Bill transactions
  • Know the meaning, purpose and posting of entries in Journal Proper

Who is the target audience?

  • Accounting Students
  • Finance Students
  • Accounting / Finance Executives
  • Any one interested in learning about the Accountancy

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
Subsidiary Books need and advantage
Section 2: Purchase Book
Purchase Book
Case Study on Purchase Book
Section 3: Sales Book
Sales Book
Sales Book Case Study
Section 4: Return Books
Return Books
Purchase Return Book
Purchase Return Book Case Study
Sales Return Book
Sales Return Book Case Study
Section 5: Bills of Exchanges and related Books
Bill of Exchange
Technical Terms in Bills - Part I
Technical Terms in Bills - Part II
BoE Technical Terms Part III
Bills Books
Journal Proper
Bonus Lecture - Discount Coupon Link For Other Courses
8 pages

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Instructor Biography

I am a Chartered Accountant with tonnes of passion for teaching.

I teach Financial Management & Strategic Financial Management for Chartered Accountancy, Cost and Management Accountancy and Company Secretary students in Ernakulam, India. I also hold Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration in Finance from Symbiosis, Pune and Bachelors in Commerce, from Loyola College, Chennai.

I worked in State Bank of India as Assistant Vice President - Credit for a period of four years after which i started my Chartered Accountancy Practice. During the stint in State Bank of India, I worked on credit proposals of Mid Corporate Units and gained good experience in Financial Analysis, Risk Assessment, Viability Study, Evaluating business models, Project Finance, Working Capital Management, etc.

I conduct work shops for Entrepreneurs, Chartered Accountancy / Cost and Management Accountancy Students on the topics like Project Finance, Credit Risk Assessment, Entrepreneurship Development, Finance for Non Finance Executives, etc.

I love teaching and i want fundamentals of accounting and finance to reach students and so i am here.

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