ACC 491 Syllabus

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ACC/491 Contemporary Auditing I

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Course Description
This course is the first in a two-part series that deals with auditing a company 's financial reports, internal controls, and
Electronic Data Processing (EDP) systems. Topics include auditing standards, evidence, audit planning and documentation, materiality and risk, internal control, statistical tools, and the overall audit plan and program.

Course Dates
Nov 11, 2014 - Dec 15, 2014

Faculty Information
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Email Address :
Alternate Email Address

Dwayne Thompson (PRIMARY) Phone Number :

(678) 538-7276

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Week Two Participation

Individual Nov 24, 2014 11:59 PM


Individual Nov 24, 2014 11:59 PM


Learning team 5

Participate in the class discussion.
Textbook Assignment
Resource: Modern Auditing
Prepare written answers to Ch. 1: Comprehensive Questions:
Organizations associated with the public accounting profession.
Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.
Auditing, Attestation, and Assurance Services Paper
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you compare and contrast auditing, attestation, and assurance services. In your paper, be sure to include the following:
An example of each type of service
Who might request such a service
• What standards apply to each service and who establishes those standards Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.

Nov 24, 2014 11:59 PM

Nov, 25 - Dec, 01

Audit Planning and Internal Controls
• Review the Week Three Read Me First.

3.1 Use the auditing analytical procedures.
3.2 Identify the components of internal control.
3.3 Assess control risk.
3.4 Analyze tests of controls.

Required Learning Activities
• Modern Auditing, Ch. 8
• Modern Auditing, Ch. 10
• Modern Auditing, Ch. 11
• Week Three Electronic Reserve Readings
• Week 3 - Discussion Question (#1)
• Week 3 - Discussion Question (#2)
• Week 3 - Discussion Question (#3)

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