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Join us on campus and on Zoom in Spring 2024

Tutoring is available from Monday, April 15, to Friday, June 21. We are closed Monday, May 27, for Memorial Day and Wednesday, June 19, for Juneteenth.

Accounting 1A, 1B, 1C in ATC 309 & on Zoom

  • Monday 1:30 pm to 6:30 pm
  • Tuesday 10:30 am to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday 10:30 am to 5:30 pm
  • Thursday 10:30 am to 2 pm & 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm
  • Friday 9:30 am to 12:30 pm (ZOOM only)
  • Saturday - Sunday: Closed

Economics 1 & 2 Tutoring

  • Monday 10:30 am to 1:00 pm (Zoom only)
  • Tuesday 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm (Zoom)
  • Wednesday 12 pm to 3 pm (Zoom and ATC 309)
  • Thursday, Friday & Weekend: Closed

Introduction to Business (BUS 10) Tutoring in ATC 309 and on Zoom

  • Monday 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
  • Tuesday 11:30 am to 12:00 pm
  • Thursday 11:30 am to 2:00 pm
  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Weekend: Closed

Please open How to Join Zoom to see instructions how to join if you are unsure

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Programs and Services

In Spring 2024, Accounting, Economics and some Business tutoring will take place in drop-in sessions and in scheduled, weekly individual tutoring (WIT) appointments via Zoom and in-person in ATC 309. Check this page regularly to keep up to date about services and our hours of operation.

Tutors can help review your work and explain concepts that are difficult for you.

Drop-in Tutoring

Drop-in tutoring – without an appointment – is available during all hours of operation, every quarter. You are welcome to drop in for a maximum of 30 minutes per session, 2 sessions per day. 

For Zoom tutoring, use the gold button above to join a drop-in or WIT session. Once you sign in, you will be assigned to a breakout room for a one-on-one session via Zoom. For on-campus tutoring in fall, ask to be sign in on the computer at the front entrance in ATC 309 and wait to be called by your tutor.

Weekly Individual Tutoring (WIT)

In the fall, winter, and spring quarters, Weekly Individual Tutoring appointments are available on a limited basis, depending on tutor availability. If you request WIT and are assigned, use the gold button at the top of this webpage to sign in for your scheduled weekly session on Zoom. For on-campus tutoring, ask to be sign in on the computer at the front entrance and look for your assigned WIT tutor.

You and your tutor will meet once a week. During this tutoring time, you can work on areas and topics that you need help with and learn strategies to help you study the subject better on your own.

At the beginning of the quarter, click the button below for the online form to request WIT and join the waiting list to see if appointments might be possible for you ...

Accounting Final Review Workshops

  • Workshops designed to help you review and reinforce your accounting knowledge.

Accounting 1A Final Review

The quarter is almost over and finals are just around the corner. Do you still have unanswered Accounting questions? To help answer them and be more prepared for the final, accounting tutors will be holding special final review sessions during week 11 in the Gen Sub Zoom Room

Date Topic Time Where
  Acct 1A (Ch 1-4) 11:30 - 12:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1A (Ch 5-7)   12:30 - 1:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1A (Ch 8-9) 1:30 - 2:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1A (Ch 1-4) 1:00 - 1:50 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1A (Ch 5-7) 2:00 - 2:50 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1A (Ch 8-9) 3:00 - 3:50 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room

Accounting 1A Chapters

(Chapters 1 – 4)

  • Accounting Equation 
  • Adjusting Entries 
  • Closing Entries 
  • Preparing Financial Statements 

(Chapters 5 – 7)

  • Accounting Systems 
  • Accounting for Merchandising 
  • Multi-Step Income Statement 
  • Perpetual vs. Periodic Inventory System 
  • FIFO – LIFO – Weighted Average 

(Chapters 8 – 9)

  • Bank Reconciliation 
  • Allowance and Direct Write-off Method for Uncollectible Accounts 
  • Receivables

Accounting 1B Final Review

The quarter is almost over and finals are just around the corner. Do you still have unanswered Accounting questions? To help answer them and be more prepared for the final, accounting tutors in the Student Success Center will be holding special final review sessions during week 11 in the Gen Sub Zoom Room

Date Topic Time Where
  Acct 1B (Ch. 10-12) 2:30 - 3:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1B (Ch. 13) 3:30 - 4:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1B (Ch. 14) 4:30 - 5:20 pm  Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1B (Ch. 15-17) 5:30 - 6:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1B (Ch. 10-12) 1:30 - 2:20 pm  Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1B (Ch. 13) 2:30 - 3:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1B (Ch. 14) 3:30 - 4:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1B (Ch. 15-17) 4:30 - 5:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room

Accounting 1B Chapters
(Chapters 10 - 12)

  • Depreciation Method
  • Disposition and Selling of Fixed Assets 
  • Interest Bearing Notes 
  • Payroll Accounting 
  • Formation and Liquidation of Partnership (with deficiency) 

(Stocks Ch. 13) 

  • Stockholders Equity 
  • Types of Stocks 
  • Journalizing Stocks 
  • Stock Split 

(Bonds Ch. 14) 

  • Terminology 
  • Types of Bonds 
  • Journalizing Bonds 
  • Present Value of Bonds 

(Equity Costing and Cash Flow Ch. 15 -17)

  • Debt Investment 
  • Equity Investment 
  • Statement of Cash Flow 
  • Financial Statement Analysis

Accounting 1C Final Review

The quarter is almost over and finals are just around the corner. Do you still have those unanswered Accounting questions? To help answer them and be more prepared for the final, ACCT tutors in the Student Success Center will be holding special final review sessions during week 11 in the Gen Sub Zoom Room

Date Topic Time Where
  Acct 1C (Ch. 18 & 19)  10:30 - 11:20 am Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1C (Ch. 20) 11:30 - 12:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1C (Ch. 21 & 24)  12:30 - 1:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1C (22 & 23) 4:30 - 5:20 pm Gen Sub Zoom Room
  Acct 1C (Ch. 25 & 26) 5:30 - 6:20 pm  Gen Sub Zoom Room

Accounting 1C Chapters

(Chapters 18 & 19)

  • Cost Accounting concept
  •  Job Order Costing 

(Chapters 20)

  • Process Costing 

(Chapters 21 & 24)

  • Fixed Cost, Variable Cost and Mixed Cost 
  • Contribution Margin 
  • Break-Even Point in Units/Dollars 
  • Rate of Return on Investment  

(Chapters 22 & 23)

  • Budgets & Cost Variances 

(Chapters 25 & 26) 

  • Differential Analysis 
  • Product/Activity-Based Costing Method 
  • Capital Investment Analysis

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Questions? Contact Us!

Pablo Hernandez, Instructional Support Coordinator
408.864.8852, hernandezlopezjuan@deanza.edu

Diana Alves de Lima, Student Success Center Co-Director
408.864.8485, alvesdelimadiana@deanza.edu 

Melissa Aguilar, Student Success Center Co-Director
408.864.5422, aguilarmelissa@deanza.edu

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