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2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ACCT 555 - Accounting Information Systems


Description:
Accounting information system development process and related information systems technologies. Includes the application, control, and audit of accounting information systems. ACCT 455 and ACCT 555 are layered courses; student may not receive credit for both.

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:

  • Explain the objectives and processes of each accounting transaction cycle and interpret flowcharts and other graphical documentation of those cycles.
  • Apply the requirements and specifications of COSO and related official pronouncements regarding the design and implementation of internal controls.
  • Identify the key components and processes of manual and computerized accounting information systems.
  • Identify current issues and emerging technologies that affect the evolution of accounting information systems in a global economy mediated by networked digital technologies.
  • Graduate students will communicate their case and/or problem analysis of various accounting information issues.

Learner Outcomes Approval Date:
1/22/15

Anticipated Course Offering Terms and Locations:



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