ACCT 547 Analysis and Ethics in Accounting Fraud

Through this course, students will build upon their previous research experiences gain in higher level accounting courses. Students will learn how to critically analyze potential fraud cases by identifying accounting issues and using relevant accounting concepts. Analyses will focus on case studies pertaining to ethical situations and issues presently challenging the accounting profession.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Gain critical analytical skills that enable effective decisions pertaining to accounting fraud.
  • Thoroughly discuss the role of ethics in the accounting profession.
  • Successfully analyze case studies on ethical dilemmas related to accounting fraud.
  • Apply relevant ethical principles and theories to dilemmas arising from accounting fraud.