Aat Study Text: Preliminary Certificate E - Computer Applications in Accounting (6/90)

Aat Study Text: Preliminary Certificate E - Computer Applications in Accounting (6/90)

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As one of a series of regularly updated Study Texts providing coverage of the examinations of the Association of Accounting Technicians (ATT), this workbook covers the entire syllabus and includes numerous questions from past examinations with full suggested solutions. The text introduces concepts and then shows how computers can help in specific accounting circumstances such as payroll, ledgers and stock control. Examples of actual computer packages are given, together with a brief description of their characteristics.
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  • Paperback | 340 pages
  • 205 x 290mm
  • BPP Publishing Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • Revised edition
  • 0862773458
  • 9780862773458

Table of contents

Part 1 Data processing activities: data and files; information; data processing. Part 2 The role of the computer: introduction to computers and the central processing unit; data collection and input; VDU and keyboard; output devices; external storage and computer files; computer processing methods; introduction to software. Part 3 Accounting on a computer: spreadsheets; word processing; databases; software packages for accounts systems; computerized sales ledger, purchase ledger, payroll and nominal ledger. Part 4 Operating the system: selecting a computer system; installing a computer system; security and controls.
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