CS Foundation Fundamentals of Accounting & Auditing

CS Foundation - Accounts, Economics, Laws

CSFC Accounts, Economics, Laws Complete Video Lectures

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CSFC Accounts, Economics, Laws Complete Video Lectures from Ideal Classes consists of top quality video lectures of around 75 hours duration on each topic. The full eCourse Package along with the required software is delivered on a 16 GB pen drive or SDCard. The eCourse is suitable for consumption on Windows PC/Laptop or Android Tablet/Smartphones.

Table of contents


1. Accounting - meaning, nature, functions and usefulness; types of accounting;

accounting equation; generally accepted accounting concepts, principles and

conventions; double entry system.

2. Recording of transactions - preparation of ledger accounts, subsidiary books,

recording of cash and bank transactions, preparation of trial balance; voucher


3. Preparation of bank reconciliation statement.

4. Rectification of errors.

5. Preparation of final accounts (non-corporate entities) - capital and revenue items,

manufacturing, trading and profit and loss account, balance sheet, adjustment

entries, closing entries.

6. Accounting for depreciation - need for and significance of depreciation, methods of

providing depreciation.

7. Inventory valuation – significance, inventory system, methods of inventory


8. Accounting for bills of exchange - bills receivable and payable, acceptance,

endorsement, discounting, retirement, dishonour and renewal of bills,

accommodation bills.

9. Accounts of non-profit organisations - receipts and payments and income and

expenditure accounts and balance sheet; accounts of professionals.

10. Single entry system - preparation of accounts from incomplete records.

11. Average due date and account current.

12. Control accounts – self-balancing and sectional balancing ledgers.

13. Accounting for consignments and joint ventures.

14. Branch and departmental accounts, inter-departmental transfers.

15. Partnership accounts:

(i) Fundamentals - capital, fixed and fluctuating; adjustments for change in profit

sharing ratios; revaluation of assets and liabilities; goodwill; joint-life policy.

(ii) Reconstitution of the firm - admission, retirement and death of a partner;


(iii) Dissolution of partnership including piece-meal distribution; sale to a company.

16. Accounting for hire purchase and instalment systems.

17. Basic principles relating to lease accounting.

18. Insurance claims - claims under fire insurance policies, claims for loss of stock;

claims for loss of profit.


1. Nature and Scope of Economics

Definition, nature and scope of economics; micro and macro economics; positive and

normative economics; working of economic systems with special reference to the

capitalistic, socialistic and the mixed economies.

2. Demand Analysis

Utility analysis - total utility and marginal utility; law of diminishing marginal

utility; law of equi-marginal utility; indifference curves - meaning, properties, marginal

rate of substitution; consumers’ equilibrium; law of demand; elasticity of demand.

3. Production, Costs and Revenue Analysis

Laws of returns; returns to scale; costs and revenue concepts and their relationship

with output; economies and diseconomies of scale.

4. Equilibrium of the Firm and Industry

Price and output determination under perfect competition, monopoly and

monopolistic competition.

5. National Income

Concept, significance and measurement of national income.

6. Money and Credit

Concept of money and credit; the Quantity theory of money; the supply of money;

credit creation by bank; functions of central banking and its instruments of credit control.

7. Theory of Employment and Income Determination

Framework of Keynesian theory of income and employment, consumption function,

investment function and their determinants, investment multiplier; determination of level

of income and employment; Keynesian theory with reference to developing economies.

8. Inflation and Deflation

Concept and features of inflation, demand pull and cost push inflation; measures to

control inflation; deflation and measures to control it; stagflation.

9. International Trade and Balance of Payments

Theory of comparative cost advantage, terms of trade and their determinants, concept

of rate of exchange; balance of trade and balance of payments and their relationship,

measures against balance of payments disequilibrium.




1. Law

Meaning of law, its significance and relevance to modern civilized society; sources of


2. Law relating to Contract – An Overview

Contract - meaning; essentials of a valid contract; nature of contract; performance of

contract; termination and discharge of contract; indemnity and guarantee; bailment and

pledge; law of agency.

3. Law relating to Sale of Goods – An Overview

Essentials of a contract of sales; sale distinguished from agreement to sell, bailment,

contract for work and labour and hire-purchase; conditions and warranties; transfer of

title by non-owners; doctrine of caveat emptor; performance of the contract of sale;

unpaid seller - his rights against the goods and the buyer.

4. Law relating to Negotiable Instruments – An Overview

Definition of a negotiable instrument; instruments negotiable by law and by custom;

types of negotiable instruments; parties to a negotiable instrument - duties, rights,

liabilities and discharge; material alteration; crossing of cheques; payment and collection

of cheques and demand drafts; presumption of law as to negotiable instruments.

5. Law relating to Partnership – An Overview

Nature of partnership and certain similar organisations-co-ownership, Joint Hindu

Family; partnership deed; rights and liabilities of partners including those of newly

admitted partners, retiring and deceased partners; implied authority of partners and its

scope; registration of firms; dissolution of firms and of the partnership.

6. Elements of Company Law

Meaning and nature of company; promotion and incorporation of a company;

familiarisation with the concept of Board of directors, shareholders and company

meetings; Company Secretary.

About faculty of CS Foundation - Accounts, Economics, Laws

Prof. Satish Shinde
Prof. Satish Shinde is a faculty of Economics at Ideal Classes

About institute

Ideal Classes, Mumbai
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