Budgeting Textbook

In this module you will learn basic accounting and budgeting terminology. Understanding these terms will help you navigate the accounting world.

Course Summary

Award type:
Short Course Certificate
Accredited by:
Not Applicable
3 Months
Entrance Requirement:


Budgeting and knowing how to budget are two very important skills. You might not see it now but these skills can be taken into every industry. This means that you have more potential of getting a job. 

In this module you will learn about the fundamentals of budgeting. You will also have the opportunity to learn how to analyse budgets. Once completed you will understand basic accounting terminology and know how to present budgets. 

Key concepts that are covered in this module include: 

  • Budgeting Fundamentals 
  • Reviewing Budgets 
  • Operating Budgets 
  • Manufacturing Budgets
  • Variance, forecast and action plans 
  • Capital Budgets 
  • Capital Budget Analysis