Complete financial accounting course or tutorial covers a range of following topics. It is being evaluated that how computers have affected traditional accounting methods and practices.
- Financial Accounting with Double Entry Bookkeeping
- Principles of Accounting
- Basic Book of Accounting – Journal
- Accounting Ledger
- Accounting Sub Journals – Cash Cook
- Subsidiary Accounting Books
- Accounting Verification by Trial Balance
- Banking Transactions Bank Reconciliation Statement
- Rectification Of Accounting Errors
- Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss Account
- Single Entry Bookkeeping Accounting System
- Non Profit Organization Accounting
- Capital and Revenue
- Reserves and Provisions
In a very short span of time, computer has grown from a scientific curiosity to an indispensable tool of modem society. There is hardly any scientific/technical or business activity which is not in one way or the other, affected by modern data processing techniques.
The human mind can handle only a limited number of things at a time. The digital computer, on the other hand, can be programmed to compare, measure, calculate and evaluate thousands of readings in an extremely short period of time.
The computer industry has become the fastest growing industry these days. The sale of mainframe computers is increasing day by day. The computer industry has been further pushed up by the introduction of mini computer and micro computers which are small, cheap, reliable and very light. These are being routinely used for process control, production testing, scientific instrument recording, in store check out systems, in automobile test and evaluating systems, and medical monitoring etc.
Computers are now being used extensively in office administration to perform the routine clerical work. Today, most large and medium sized organizations are almost totally dependent on their computers. Routine uses of computers are given below:
(i) Accounting, Billing, Inventory Control Software with MIS, CRM
Computers are extensively used in accounting and there are multitude of computer software for Accounting, MIS, CRM. HiTech Financial Accounting is one such software which has been customized for users in many segments in business and services.
(ii) Payroll and personnel records.
Payroll accounting was the first commercial area to become widely computerized. The calculation of wages or salaries involves a number of variables which relate to the personal details of each employee, such as gross pay or rate for the job, individual deductions, tax liabilities of the employees and so on. These facts can be retained in the computers and processed every month of produce pay slips for the employees.
(iii) Stock control
The computer helps to exercise the type of stock control needed by the organization. It upto dates the sales and purchases records, determines optimum re-order levels for different items and prints out the stock lists when desired. The system can be so designed that it triggers orders when stock level reaches order point for various material items; tests those item which are slow moving or gives list for over stock items.
(iv) Sale accounts records
Programming can be done for any sales accounting system. The computer will pin point defaulting debtors, determine the right …