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ACCT 608. Advanced Accounting Information Systems

Credits: 3
Department: Accounting
Description: Advanced accounting transactions, microcomputer skills for the accounting environment, and the fundamentals of accounting information systems and controls.
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF
Permissions: Permission of department

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Students will be able to explain, interpret, and illustrate the basic concepts and theory of accounting information systems.
2. Students will be able to use a simulation to identify the different parts of the accounting information system and accounting cycle and how these components integrate.
3. Students will be able to evaluate system designs, data theory, and data modeling.
4. Students will be able to create queries and reports using relational database software.
5. Students will be able to create spreadsheet applications for accounting tasks using advanced tools in spreadsheet software.
6. Students will be able to setup and record transactions and create useful information using accounting software.
7. Students will be able to examine business processes and identify internal control issues in an accounting information system.

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