Summer course in Accounting

Top Summer Courses in Accounting

Accounting

Many students, whether full-time, part-time or entirely new, like to take summer courses to fill in some gaps between semesters. Summer courses are a great way to build up skills and talents and are often used to finish a degree.

What is a summer course in accounting? Accounting courses might introduce students to fundamental financial concepts, such as cost analysis, budget balancing, production and standard costs and other accounting principles. Students might expect to learn these methods through practice drills and in-class assignments focusing around bookkeeping and budgeting problems. Courses may also delve into broader financial and managerial topics to get a more well-rounded idea of the accounting practice and industry.

Through instruction and practice, students may gain the keen attention to detail and analytical mindset necessary for many financial, managerial and accounting positions. Regardless of future plans and career goals, learning the basics of budget control can help any individual manage their work and personal life. 

A summer course in accounting can be a great way to get ahead without spending too much. However, students should be aware that universities will each price their summer courses differently based on the program and reputation of the school.

Learning the ropes in accounting can help build the necessary experience for a successful career in finance. Accounting students can often find jobs working for accounting firms or as auditors, bookkeepers or consultants. These can all lead to consulting or accounting jobs in a number of different industries, such as entertainment and apparel, or in other corporate positions. Many accounting students find jobs with the government in tax consulting, too.  A summer program may also be helpful in pursuing a degree in accounting.

Schools are offering more accounting programs both locally and internationally. To learn more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form. 

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Summer Exchange Program

Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
Campus Full time 5 - 7 weeks September 2018 Turkey İstanbul

The program aims to create a rewarding summer experience for students from both partner and non-partner universities. It combines high-quality courses and the opportunity to participate in local activities that enables you to gain insight into Turkish culture in Istanbul. [+]

The program aims to create a rewarding summer experience for students from both partner and non-partner universities. It combines high-quality courses and the opportunity to participate in local activities that enables you to gain insight into Turkish culture in Istanbul.

Located on both sides of the Bosphorus, Istanbul bridges Asia and Europe both physically and culturally. This is one of the greatest cities in the world where you can see a modern western city combined with its own unique culture. From the foundation of Byzantium in the 7th century BC until today, Istanbul always held an important role in the history of humanity as a melting pot of many civilizations. Today it boosted its population over 14 million people living in this spread out city. This makes Istanbul the largest city in Turkey and one of the biggest cities in the world.... [-]


Summer course - Finance and Accounting (for ages 19-25)

Oxford Royale Academy
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2018 United Kingdom Oxford Yarnton + 1 more

From the price of milk to Britain’s much-debated membership of the European Union, few academic disciplines have as big an impact on our everyday lives as Economics. This course will shine a light on the theoretical side of this complex and often misunderstood subject, considering real-life applications in conjunction with the more practical disciplines of Finance and Accounting. [+]

Overview

From the price of milk to Britain’s much-debated membership of the European Union, few academic disciplines have as big an impact on our everyday lives as Economics. This course will shine a light on the theoretical side of this complex and often misunderstood subject, considering real-life applications in conjunction with the more practical disciplines of Finance and Accounting. Whether you want to improve your general knowledge or you’re considering a career in a related field, the course is a fascinating introduction to the subject.

Academic Content

On this course you’ll look at key economic theory and how it is applied through a range of topics within microeconomics, macroeconomics and international economics. Covering models such as market structure, international trade, and exchange rates you’ll consider basic economic problems such as scarcity and choice and supply and demand. You’ll additionally consider current economic issues such as unemployment and the pros and cons of EU membership, approaching them from an intellectual perspective and engaging in debate with your fellow students.... [-]


Summer Course - AUIA Shanghai: ECNU International Summer Session

AUIA International Summer School
Campus Full time 4 - 5 weeks July 2018 China Beijing Shanghai + 1 more

Being a university with an international perspective, ECNU attaches great importance to the internationalization of its development and has established strategic cooperative partnerships with many world-renowned universities from all over the world. [+]

AUIA East China: ECNU International Summer Session

East China Normal University (ECNU) was established in 1951. Being a university with an international perspective, ECNU attaches great importance to the internationalization of its development and has established strategic cooperative partnerships with many world-renowned universities from all over the world. Now, ECNU is steadily and enthusiastically working towards its goal of establishing itself as an internationally renowned high-level research university, and will therefore play a more prominent role in China’s rise in the 21st century.

ECNU 4weeks Course Code Course Name ECO 11 Microeconomics FIN 21 Introduction to Finance HIS 17 American History since 1865 SOC 11 Introduction to Sociology MAT 11 Calculus II PSY 11 Principles of Psychology ECO 12 Macroeconomics FIN 23 Introduction to Investment HIS 13 20th-21st Century World History MAT 12 Calculus I SOC 31 Sociology of the Family PSY 14 Social Psychology PHI 11 Classical Western Philosophy PSC 12 Introduction to World Politics FIM 11 Introduction to Film Studies ACC 11 Financial Accounting PTT 11-A Basic Photography ART 11 Introduction to Western Art: Ancient and Medieval Art PHI 12 Introduction to Philosophy PSC 13 Introduction to Comparative Politics ENG12/COM11 Public Speaking ACC 12 Managerial Accounting ART 12 Introduction to Western Art: Renaissance to the Present PTT 11-B Basic Photography ECNU 5weeks Course Code Course Name MAT 11 Calculus I SOC 11 Introduction to Sociology PSC 11 Introduction to American Government HIS 11 Introduction to World History: The Modern World, 1900-2000 MKT 21 Introduction to Marketing ART 11... [-]