ACCT 723 - Advanced Auditing Theory and Practice

Overview

Course Title

Advanced Auditing Theory and Practice

Description

This course focuses on the philosophical aspects of the professional accountant's relationship with clients and third parties. Accordingly, the Code of Professional Conduct issued by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) is examined in detail. The auditing pronouncements issued by the AICPA are analyzed in detail. Requirements of the Securities and Exchange Commission are also explored. Other areas scrutinized are compilation and review, attestation engagements, statistical sampling and auditing in an electronic data processing environment. The case method is used in solving problems of a more complex nature.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Graduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Course Schedule