MORT 165 C Funeral Service Management I

Catalog Description

Designed for the mortuary science student, the course is a vocationally-oriented survey of funeral service management as it applies to funeral home operations, mortuary management, and financial decision-making. Information presented covers financial statements and their analysis, worksheets, journalizing, receivables, payables, deferrals, and accruals. Inventory costing models, depreciation models, and funeral service payroll accounts are also included.

Required Course Resources

Textbook (at bookstore)

  • Heintz, James A. and Parry, Robert W., Jr. College Accounting, 22nd edition, Chapters 1-15 package, with study guide and working papers
  • Available in digital format from Cengage Brain

Handouts (provided by instructor on Canvas course site)

Other materials as necessary located at the library or on the internet (Canvas course site)

Canvas Web-Enhancement

To access Canvas you will need:

  • PC running Windows 98, 2000, XP, or Vista
  • MAC running Macintosh OS 9.x or OS X
  • At least 512 MB RAM , but more may be required for multiple applications or videos used in some courses
  • Internet connection via modem of 56k bps or faster
  • Recommended web browser: Firefox 2.0, 3.0 Internet Explorer 7 is supported; Internet Explorer 8 must be used in the compatibility mode
  • Word processing program