Eth376 - This is an introductory course in ethics, providing a foundation in the nature of ethics, moral, legal, and social issues in the accounting and business environments. Students learn ethical reasoning, dealing with controversial issues, and the roles and responsibilities of accounting and auditing professionals. Other topics include a discussion of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.
Eth 376 - Faculty and students/learners will be held responsible for understanding and adhering to all policies contained within the following two documents:
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Bpa406 - Mintz, S. M., & Morris, R. E. (2011). Ethical obligations and decision making in accounting. (2nd ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill/Irwin.
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Bpa 406 - Week One: Introduction to Accounting Ethics |
| Details | Due | Points |
Objectives | 1.1 Evaluate the ethicality of accounting activities. 1.2 Explain the purpose of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct. | | |
Readings | Read Ch.1 & 2 of Ethical Obligations and Decision Making in Accounting. | | |
Participation | Participate in class discussion. | 2 substantive posts on 4 different days | 2 |