The Business & Finance Fundamentals: Statistics & Accounting
The Business & Finance Fundamentals: Statistics & Accounting course was designed to teach students how to analyze data with business concepts in mind. Students will learn how to use statistical methods, as well as interpret and share results using the vocabulary of statistics and data visualization. Students will run statistical analyses on real-world business scenarios, illustrating the value and use of statistics in business.
Further, they will identify connections between all aspects of the statistical process including design, analysis, and conclusions. Additionally, students will learn the principles of bookkeeping that lead to successful long-term business operations, including how to read accounting documents such as ledgers, balance sheets, and financial statements, before moving onto more advanced topics like accounting needs for different types of businesses. Finally, students will practice how to use financial information in decision making.