York Community High School



Billerman, John (630) 617-2400 ex.7121 Business Teacher jbillerman@elmhurst205.org

Course Description

#0765 Accounting

Grades 10-12 / Full Year Course - 2.0 credits

Fulfills one-year math requirement


This course emphasizes accounting concepts as they relate to individuals, single proprietorship and corporations. The course stresses accounting terminology, concepts, and procedures in recording, summarizing and analyzing accounting activities.  The course introduces computer automated accounting and spreadsheets.  Students planning to major in accounting, business or finance in college will get an introduction to key accounting concepts in this course.  Students pursuing employment positions in accounting, business or entrepreneurial professions will learn the fundamentals of how businesses maintain financial records.