Oct 21, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ACCT 588 - Contemporary Issues in Accounting


Description:
This course develops a comprehensive understanding of the competencies required of today’s accounting professional. A case-study approach is used. Critical thinking and communication skills (oral and written) are an integral component of this course.

Prerequisites:
Prerequisite: admission to the Master of Professional Accountancy Program.

Credits:
(5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify the significant factors that have changed the Accounting Profession over the past 20 years.
  • Analyze and review financial and business data by applying the appropriate accounting and business principle and standard to a financial reporting issue.
  • Evaluate and make recommendations to typical client accounting, tax and/or business valuation issues encountered in professional practice.
  • Use critical thinking to identify, explore, and evaluate emerging issues and dilemmas in accounting and business.

Learner Outcomes Approval Date:
2/20/14

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