BU 5610 - Contemporary Accounting and the Business Environment
A study of contemporary accounting issues as they influence the business manager and the public. The interaction of accounting and the total business environment is discussed. Some areas which may be covered include: segment reporting, social responsibility accounting, the SEC today, current value accounting, the impact of governmental regulations on various industries, management advisory services by accounting firms, current cost issues in our society. Written research reports and oral reports are required from all students.
*All course information is from the 2012-2013 Catalog.