Introduction to Forensic Accounting

Students will learn from experienced forensic accounting practitioners and real-life case studies to develop an understanding of the fundamentals of forensic accounting, including its applications in fraud investigation, fraud prevention, corporate and regulatory compliance, litigation support and expert witness testimony. Topics will include leading practices in executing forensic assignments, relevant accounting professional standards, the regulations and legal requirements affecting engagements, the type of scrutiny encountered in courtrooms, boardrooms or other administrative venues, and the linkages between forensic accounting and auditing, internal control and corporate governance.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Graduate
Subject: 
Accounting
Accounting and Finance
Business / Management
Casino Management
Finance
Finance and Operations Management
Sport Management
Number: 
SCH-MGMT 620
Semester: 
Summer 2018
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, March 12, 2018 to Friday, May 25, 2018
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