This advanced course in financial accounting theory presents an in-depth analysis of the historical development of accounting theory and its application to current and future accounting issues. The course utilizes a case approach that provides a blend of theory, practice, and research. The course enhances critical thinking skills by synthesizing the professional accountant’s understanding and knowledge of accounting theory with the resolution of real-world accounting problems. The course incorporates a global perspective with respect to the development and analysis of accounting standards.
Note: This entire class includes discussions, assignments, course projects, and exams