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MPAcc Learning Goals and Objectives

Graduates of the RCOB's MPAcc program will be able to:

 LG1

 

Communicate at a professional level in oral presentations and in writing.
LO1.1  Students will be able to conduct research relevant to accounting issues and problems.
LO1.2  Students will be able to create effective written documents.
LO1.3  Students will be able to prepare and deliver effective oral accounting presentations.

 LG2

 

Identify how globalization affects organizations and their environment.
LO2.1  Students will be able to identify the impact of international accounting standards on the accounting profession.

 LG3

 

Recognize the importance of ethical decision making.
LO3.1  Students will be able to identify ethical theories and concepts and their importance.
LO3.2  Students will be able to evaluate situations from various ethical frameworks.
 LG4

Understand the major forms of accounting and be able to apply these principles and practices in a professionally responsible manner to accounting and business processes and systems.
LO4.1  Students will be able to identify tax planning issues involving like-kind exchanges.
LO4.2  Students will be able to differentiate between for-profit, non-profit, and governmental accounting and auditing rules and regulations.
LO4.3  Students will have an understanding of strategic management accounting tools.
LO4.4  Students will be able to recognize fraudulent financial reporting.
LO4.5  Students will be able to develop entity relationship diagrams and understand modeling of business processes.
LO4.6  Students will be able to identify standard setting policies and procedures and develop implications for the accounting profession.

 

Revised September 17, 2010