Contemporary Accounting Issues

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Course No: ACCT.6230-031; SIS Class Nbr: 8407

Course Description

Significant and rapid changes in accounting rules are impacting the financial reporting and analysis that management uses to make business decisions. This course will explore contemporary accounting topics that accounting professionals will face in the workplace and how the accompanying requirements are changing the way that companies and their business partners use, report, analyze, and interpret financial data. Subjects covered will vary as conditions change but may include International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Fair Value Measurements, Post-Retirement Benefits, Revenue Recognition, or other current accounting topics.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: Matriculated MBA
  • Special Notes: If not currently matriculated in a Manning School of Business program, please contact the MBA staff at MBA@uml.edu or call 978-934-2848 for permission to take courses.
  • Section Notes: P: MSA students
  • Credits: 3;
  • Instructor: Khondkar Karim
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 29
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1920
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: Online MBA, Online MSA

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