User account

Is this your first time here?

Hi! To access the online course as a guest user, you don’t need to register. Just click on the ‘Course overview’ button on the Home screen to get started – but only registered users are able to complete quizzes and access forums. Fill in this form to quickly and easily register for an account.

To access a teacher created course, you'll need to take a minute to create a new student account for yourself on this website.

(If you are a teacher, you should request teacher access instead of completing this form.)

Here are the steps for students to access a teacher created course:

  1. Fill out the create new account form with your details.
  1. Your account will be confirmed and you will be logged in.
  2. Use the information your teacher has given you to enrol in the course.
  3. You can now access your teacher’s course. From now on you will only need to enter your personal username and password to log in and access any course you have enrolled in.

Please note that when you register, details including your email address are collected to provide you with a unique profile to access this resource. We will not add your email address to a mailing list or disclose your details without your consent. We use some of this information to understand who uses this resource and how to improve it. Further details about how we use your information are available in the terms and conditions.

  • Fact 1

    In 1705, Emperor Peter I of Russia instituted a beard tax. Those who paid the tax were required to carry a 'beard token'. This was a copper or silver token inscribed with 'the tax has been taken' and 'the beard is a superfluous burden'.

Balance sheet

A document summarising the assets, liabilities and net worth (or owner’s equity) of a business.

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