Accounting with Peachtree I
I. Course Prefix/Number: ACC 175
Course Name: Accounting with Peachtree I
Credits: 1 (1 lecture; 0 lab)
III. Course (Catalog) Description
IV. Learning Objectives
A. Chart of Accounts and General Ledger
B. Expenses and Accounts Payable
C. Sales and Accounts Receivable
F. Financial Statements
V. Academic Integrity
• plagiarism (turning in work not written by you, or lacking proper citation),
• falsification and fabrication (lying or distorting the truth),
• helping others to cheat,
• unauthorized changes on official documents,
• pretending to be someone else or having someone else pretend to be you,
• making or accepting bribes, special favors, or threats, and
• any other behavior that violates academic integrity.
There are serious consequences to violations of the academic integrity policy. Oakton's policies and procedures provide students a fair hearing if a complaint is made against you. If you are found to have violated the policy, the minimum penalty is failure on the assignment and, a disciplinary record will be established and kept on file in the office of the Vice President for Student Affairs for a period of 3 years.
Details of the Code of Academic Conduct can be found in the Student Handbook.
VI. Sequence of Topics
B. Expenses, Payables, Check Writing
C. Sales, Receivables, Cash Receipts
F. General Journal Entries
G. Financial Reporting
VII. Methods of Instruction
C. Hands on practice at computer.
D. Case discussion
Course may be taught as face-to-face, media-based, hybrid or online course.
VIII. Course Practices Required
Computer Use....Data input and printing reports
Other..................Preparation of input records
IX. Instructional Materials
Varies by instructor.
X. Methods of Evaluating Student Progress
Class Participation: 100
Chapter Questions: 100
Final Exam: 200
(Total possible points will be 700 as per above breakdown.)
A = 90 - 100%
B = 80 - 89%
C = 70 - 79%
D = 60 - 69%
F = 59% and below
XI. Other Course Information
If you have a documented learning, psychological, or physical disability you may be entitled to reasonable academic accommodations or services. To request accommodations or services, contact the Access and Disability Resource Center at the Des Plaines or Skokie campus. All students are expected to fulfill essential course requirements. The College will not waive any essential skill or requirement of a course or degree program.