Understanding Debits and Credits (Short Course)

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This free accountancy course takes an in-depth look at credit and debit meaning in accounting, along with the debit/credit accounting responsibilities of the professional account. Our free accountancy and finance courses feature the same high-quality learning resources as our paid programs, along with the full support of the OHSC team from start to finish.

Whether considering a career in accountancy or simply looking to manage your own accounts more confidently, you’ll find your perfect course for free right here. Browse our complete range of free accountancy and finance programs online, or contact a member of the admissions team at Oxford Home Study Centre for more information.

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Course Content

This free Debit and Credit in Accounting covers the following topics:

  • Topic 1 - Understanding Debits and Credits
  • Topic 2 - Working with Debits and Credits
  • Topic 3 - Identifying the Relevant Data
  • Topic 4 - Reading Annual Reports
  • Topic 5 - Identifying High and Low Risk Companies



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Course Level Short Course
Awarding Body OHSC
Study Method Online
Course Duration 20 Hours
Entry Requirements Open to All
Start Date Ongoing