This project includes a complete course design for teaching the course with related learning materials. It also includes a sample schedule for delivering the course. **** Students develop a basic understanding of a computerized accounting system while working with QuickBooks Pro accounting software. Students will set up service and merchandising businesses, record customer, vendor, inventory, general ledger, and payroll transactions, and generate financial reports.
Primary Material Type:
Other Material Types:
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College
Funding Source:
QuickBooks, Accounting, Inventory, Payroll, Vendor, General Ledger, Financial Reports

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
College collaborated with the program advisory committee
Industry Sector:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services -- Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services -- Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services (5412)
Business and Financial Operations Occupations -- Accountants and Auditors (13-2011)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Mathematics and Statistics (27)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Diploma
  • Certificate
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
2 semester credits/36 hours
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Presentation only - requires user to navigate through content.
Quality Rubric:
Quality Note:
The course was developed by a faculty member at the college and reviewed by the college Instructional Designer. Course materials were then reviewed by the Interface Grant Instructional Designer. Finally courses were sent to a Third Party reviewer for both ID and SME review. Colleges used local quality rubrics and an Interface rubric. The Interface specialist used the Interface Rubric and the third party reviewer used the Third Party rubric.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Using an approved rubric to conduct the evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
  • SME Quality Report is posted in Skills Commons
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Custom Quality Rubric
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers
Course Note:
Payroll Assistant Certificate, one-year Accounting Assistant Technical Diploma and the Accounting Associate Degree


Accessibility Statement:
Accessibility Features:
  • Text Access - Text to Speech
  • Text Adjust - Compatible
  • Text Adjustment - Adjust Font and Colors
  • Reading Layout - Reflow the Text
  • Reading Order - Digital resource layout
  • Table Markup
  • Hyperlinks Rendered As Active
  • Colors Compatible With Assistive Technology
  • Contrast Ratio of at Least 4.5:1.
  • Non-Decorative Images Have Alt Text

Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.