CFA - CFA Level 1 Accounting Course by edu CBA

edu CBA, Udemy

This training includes Financial Statement (Income Statement, Balance Sheet, Cash Flows), Ratio Analysis and Income Tax

CFA Program Credentials

>>CFA Program is a professional credential offered by the CFA Institute (formerly AIMR) to investment & financial professionals and students

>> The CFA Program Certification has three different Levels CFA Level I, CFA Level II and CFA Level III

>> Level I exam is available in June & December each year. Level II & III exams are available in June each year.

>> CFA Program charter holder membership requirements are 48 months of acceptable professional work experience and passing the Level I, Level II, and Level III exams

>> Global Recognition: With a six-decade history of maintaining a rigorous focus on globally relevant investment knowledge, the CFA Program is the most widely known and respected investment credential in the world.

>> Career Advantage: Employers recognize the CFA Program charter as the definitive standard by which to measure the competence, integrity, and dedication of serious Finance Professionals.

>> Practical Skills: The CFA Program curriculum focuses on the practical knowledge and current real-world skills necessary in the global investment management profession. These skills are immediately useful on the job.

>> Community: Earning the CFA Program charter places you in the company of an elite group of more than 90,000 respected investment professionals. Access to their collective expertise, networks, and resources is an invaluable asset. Source CFA Institute Website.

>> To get the charter: Four years of qualified, professional work experience, in addition to passing the level I CFA exam, Level II CFA exam and Level III CFA exam


>> The curriculum for the CFA program is based on a Candidate Body Of Knowledge established by CFA Institute. The curriculum comprises the topic areas below, and there are three exams (levels) that test the academic portion

>> All three levels have a strong emphasis on Ethics, while the material differences among the exams are:

>> CFA Level I Exam has a strong emphasis on Financial Reporting and Analysis(20%), Ethics(15%) , Quantitative Methods(12%), Fixed Income(12%) and Economics(10%)

>> CFA Level II Exam covers a significantly larger syllabus and focuses more on Equity Investments(20-30%) and Financial Reporting and Analysis(15-25%)

>> CFA Level III Exam is largely essay-based and focuses more on Portfolio Management(45-55%) and Fixed Income Securities(10-20%)

CFA Exam

Examination Type



No of Questions



Multiple Choice


6 hrs


Multiple choice vignette style


6 hrs


50% essay type, 50% multiple choice


6 hrs

Examination Syllabus

Topic Area

Level I

Level II

Level III

Ethical and Professional Standards (total)




Quantitative Methods








Financial Reporting and Analysis




Corporate Finance




Investment Tools (total)




Equity Investments




Fixed Income








Alternative Investments




Asset Classes (total)




Portfolio Management and Wealth Planning (total)








Eligibility Criteria

>> Minimum Eligibility: A final year graduate can appear for the Level I CFA exam.

>> Candidates for the CFA Program include students entering the investment field, professionals increasing their expertise and marketability, and people making a career change into the investment profession from other disciplines. Source CFA Institute Website

FEES & Registrations

Dec 2013 Level I CFA Exam

Payment deadlines

Program enrollment (new candidates only)*


Exam registration**


Total cost

13 March






21 August






18 September






*A candidate pays the Program enrollment fees only once. **The exam registration fees also include the complete curriculum and one mock exam per level. Top of Form

Returning candidates do not need to pay the program enrollment fee.

You can register here for CFA Certification exam at CFA Institute.

Why CFA Level I Preparation with edu CBA at Udemy?

The high point about the CBA's CFA® program is its faculty, own study material, finest quality, and practicality towards teaching. This CFA Level I Study Plan & Material is a step-by-step program with Videos and Study Materials designed to suit engineers, commerce graduates, MBAs as well as working professionals. Each session has key concept discussions, lecture notes, practice questions and exam specific tips and tricks.

This module of CFA Level I Preparatory guide covers the most important part of CFA Level I Exam "Financial Reporting and Analysis", popularly known as Accounting Module of CFA. This module has a weight-age of 20% in the Exam.

Take this CFA Preparatory Course on Accounting Module now and learn CFA Level I study plan & material.

Note: This course being the Accounting module of CFA Level I, The Financial Accounting Part 1 and Financial Accounting part 2 courses provided by eduCBA are also parts of this course.

Instructor: Mr. Dheeraj V. (CFA, FRM, IIML, IITD)

Dheeraj, A financial wizard, His relentless pursuit of knowledge and financial acumen has made him one of the most sought after individual in the training circles. He was associated with J.P Morgan Chase Equity Research Group as an analyst and later moved to CLSA India (Asia’s #1 Broking Firm) in the field of Equity Research and Investment Banking domain.

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  • What are the requirements?
    • Minimum Eligibility: The candidate should be a graduate or in Final Year of graduation to pursue CFA Level I Exam
  • What am I going to get from this course?
    • Over 122 lectures and 11.5 hours of content!
    • Our goal is to help you clear the CFA Level I Exam conducted by CFA Institute.
    • After doing this course one will have more conceptual clarity on the subject and will be more competent in attempting the exam
  • What is the target audience?
    • Anyone appearing for CFA Level I Exam in future

SECTION 1: Introduction
  • CFA Introduction on Financial Statement Anlysis
  • SECTION 2: Financial Statement Analysis An Introduction
  • Introduction to Accounting Kartik's Case Study
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Explaining and Business Cycle
  • Accounting for Income Statement
  • Accounting for Balance sheet 1
  • Accounting for Balance sheet 2
  • Accounting for Balance sheet 3
  • Accounting for Cash Flows
  • Financial Statement Analysis An Introduction
  • SECTION 3: Income Statement
  • Financial Statements - Fiscal Year vs Calendar Year
  • Income Statement Format
  • Calculating Profit Margins
  • Non Recurring Items
  • Changes in Accounting Estimates
  • Final Remarks
  • Revenue Recognition - Percentage Completion & Completed Contract
  • Revenue Recognition - Installment Method & Cost Recovery
  • Depreciation Expense
  • Income Statement
  • SECTION 4: Income Statement - Colgate
  • Downloading Colgate's Income Statement
  • Analyst format of Colgate's Income Statement
  • Formatting the Income Statement
  • Investigating the Non-recurring charges
  • Seperating non-recurring Items
  • Comparision of Margins - before and after adjustments
  • SECTION 5: Balance Sheet
  • Introduction to Balance Sheet
  • Balance Sheet
  • SECTION 6: Current Assets
  • Introduction to Current Assets
  • Cash and Cash Equivalents
  • Cash and Cash Equivalents - Colgate, P&G, Microsoft
  • Accounts Receivables
  • Accounts Receivables Case Study
  • Inventory
  • Inventory - Case Study
  • Inventory - LCM
  • Inventory - Colgate
  • Inventory Valuations
  • Inventory Valuation - Recap
  • Prepaid Expenses
  • Other Current Assets - Colgate
  • Current Assets
  • SECTION 7: Financial Reporting Standards
  • Financial Reporting Standards
  • Financial Reporting Standards
  • SECTION 8: Current Liabilties
  • Current Liabilities
  • Current Liabilities - Colgate
  • SECTION 9: Long Term Assets
  • Long Term Assets
  • Introduction to Goodwill
  • Pooling Method of Accounting
  • Purchase Method of Accounting
  • Goodwill Impairment
  • Long Term Investments Part 1
  • Long Term Investments Part 2
  • Long Term Investments - Example
  • Long Term Assets
  • SECTION 10: Long Term Liabilities
  • Long Term Liabilities
  • Long Term Liabilities - Risk Profile
  • Long Term Liabilities
  • SECTION 11: Shareholder's Equity
  • Introduction to Shareholder's Equity
  • Common Stock - Par value and APIC
  • Treasury Stock or Shares
  • Retained Earnings & Dividends
  • Additional Other Comprehensive Income
  • Introduction to Preference Shares
  • MacDonald's Shareholder's Equity
  • Dividends - Types
  • Cash and Property Dividend - Example
  • Stock Dividends
  • Small & Large Stock Dividends - Example
  • Stock Split
  • SECTION 12: Earnings Per Share
  • Introduction to EPS
  • Basic EPS example
  • Calculating Weighted Average Shares
  • Effect of Stock Dividends and Stock Splits
  • Simple vs Complex Structures
  • Preferred Convertible Shares Dilution
  • Preferred Convertible Shares Dilution - Example
  • Anti-dilutive Preferred Convertible Shares
  • Convertible Debt Dilution
  • Convertible Debt Dilution - Example
  • Anti-dilutive Convertible Debt
  • Stock Options
  • Treasury Stock Method
  • Stock Option Dilution - Example
  • Comprehensive Example
  • Earnings Per Share
  • SECTION 13: Cash Flows
  • Introduction to Cash Flows
  • CFO - Direct Method - 1
  • CFO - Direct Method - 2
  • CFO - Direct Method - Example
  • CFO - Indirect Method
  • CFO - Indirect Method - Example
  • CFI
  • CFF
  • Comprehensive Example - CFO - Direct Method - 1
  • Comprehensive Example - CFO - Direct Method - 2
  • Comprehensive Example - CFO - Indirect Method
  • Comprehensive Example - CFI
  • Comprehensive Example - CFF
  • Comprehensive Example - Ending Cash Balance
  • Cash Flows
  • SECTION 14: Financial Analysis Techniques
  • Horizontal and Vertical Analysis
  • Income Statement - Horizontal and Vertical Analysis - Example
  • Balance Sheet - Vertical Analysis - Example
  • Introduction to Ratio Analysis
  • Activity Ratios
  • Activity Ratios - Receivables Turnover
  • Activity Ratios - Inventory and Payables Turnover
  • Activity Ratios - Cash Conversion Cycle Discussion
  • Financial Analysis Techniques
  • SECTION 15: Income Tax
  • Income Tax
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