ACCT 815 Forensic Valuation


Businesses require the services of people who can investigate alleged accounting misconduct, to provide them detailed valuation for a proposed sale or merger, or to create plans for taxation purposes. This course provides an understanding of how valuation is done from different business contexts. Robust judgments are required depending on the case or situation and students will be given exercises to allow them to develop this skill.

Learning Outcomes:
1. Understand the different valuation methods and concepts used in forensic accounting.
2. Learn how to gather and analyze data in relation to the different valuation models.
3. Comprehend the role of litigation support services and dispute resolutions.
4. Learn how to communicate forensic valuation findings through reports.