Spring 2014 @Kauai CC

Credit Hours:
Becky Santos
Instructional Mode:
Instructional Mode:
03/10/2014 - 05/07/2014
Schedule Notes:
Course delivery is generally through the use of Internet contents and virtual office meetings. Students MUST check emails regularly to keep up with announcements, homework, assignments, exams, etc.

Please check your MYUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations and UH system announcements.

Course announcements are posted directly on to our Laulima course site; however, students will also receive messages on their MyUH portal (your email account). You should check the website or your MyUH for recent announcements.

This course will also be using to facilitate assignments, discussions, projects, etc. Course updates will be posted to the course webpage. Students are encouraged to activate the notification preferences for prompt information.

Both asynchronous and synchronous modes will be used in this course. Students are encouraged to work at their own pace, asynchronously. However, certain situations may call for synchronicity, such as group projects and tutoring sessions.

Course Restrictions:
If you have a disability and have not voluntarily disclosed the nature of your disability and the support you need, you are invited to contact the Student Services at your respective campuses through the following link:

Important Registration and Withdrawal Deadline Information
03/09/2014 Last day to register
N/A Last day to receive 100% tuition refund
03/21/2014 Last day to receive 50% tuition refund
03/21/2014 Last day to drop (No "W" on transcript)
04/13/2014 Last day to withdraw from class ("W" on transcript)
Course Requirements:
1. Convey financial information clearly and appropriately to the audience and purpose.

2. Organize, analyze, interpret, and present timely and accurate financial information.

3. Apply accounting principles and techniques as needed.

4. Use standard and emerging technologies to perform basic office functions and to improve quality and productivity.

5. Maintain professional and personal development.

6. Demonstrate work attitude, behavior, and appearance that contribute to continued employability.

7. Use critical thinking skills that reflect legal and ethical standards and values of the accounting profession.


1. Using a practice set, apply accounting knowledge and skills to manually complete the accounting cycle for a business.

2. Using accounting software, apply accounting knowledge and skills to record accounting transactions, to maintain accounting records, to prepare financial statements, and to perform financial analysis.

3. To research and prepare a report on an accounting theory, ethical issue or other accounting topics.

Course Prerequisites:
"C" or higher in ACC 125 or ACC 201 or instructor approval.
Course Description:
This is a practical accounting course in which students will apply previously acquired accounting skills and knowledge to set up and maintain accounting records using a publisher's manual practice set and integrated accounting software. Topics include processing journal entries, general ledgers, accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory, payroll, financial statement analysis, and conversion to an automated system.

QuickBooks Pro 2013, Complete - w/CD
Author: Conlon
Edition: 13
ISBN: 9781591364801

Technical Requirements:
The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.


It is also required that you obtain a UH Email account. Please go to the following URL for more information:


Students will be allowed access to once they complete a series of introductory assignments related to technology skills and the course commitment.
Additional Notes:
The Accounting program has a trio of certificates tailored to accounting and entrepreneurship. The three certificates of completion are the Accounting Assistant, Accounting Office Assistant, and Entrepreneurship. These certificates are designed to immerse students of an accounting and entrepreneurial mindset and get them workforce ready in a short period of time. Classes are compressed into eight-week modules, and each certificate can be completed in as little as 24 weeks. All classes are conducted in an online learning environment, are collaborative, and intense. These are programs that are workforce-based and follow current and future hiring trends as it relates to skills aspired by employers on Kaua'i and abroad. Email: for more information. 8 week courses available for Spring 2014 are: ACC 124, ACC 125, ACC 128, ACC/BUSN 193V, BLAW 200, ECOM 100, ICS 100, MGT 122, and SMKT 150.
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