ACCT485 - Corporate Governance

General

Prefix
ACCT
Course Number
485
Course ID
00016340
Course Level
Undergraduate
Instruction Mode
Lecture
Department(s)
Accounting
Description
Develop an understanding of corporate organizations and responsibilities of parties within the corporation. Gain an understanding of Sarbanes Oxley. Develop an understanding of corporate topics and research necessary to communicate and coordinate financial reporting. Prereq.: ACCT 292 plus 90 credits completed.
Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

Credits

Min
3
Max
3
Repeatable
No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course
No
MN Goal Designation(s)
-
Cultural Diversity
No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome
Describe corporate organizations and recall the relevant responsibilities of various parties within the corporation for overall corporate governance, financial reporting and communication to investors.
Outcome
Distinguish the various aspects of Sarbanes Oxley that are relevant to the operation of the board of directors and audit committee, financial reporting and investor communication.
Outcome
Identify the relevance of corporate topics reported in the financial press and perform the research necessary to relate the issues to corporate governance and financial reporting.
Outcome
Identify the communication and coordination necessary within the corporate framework to produce timely and accurate financial reporting to investors.

Dependencies

No dependencies