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AC 425 Advanced Accounting II
Klein, Marc L.


Mission Statement: The mission of Park University, an entrepreneurial institution of learning, is to provide access to academic excellence, which will prepare learners to think critically, communicate effectively and engage in lifelong learning while serving a global community.

Vision Statement: Park University will be a renowned international leader in providing innovative educational opportunities for learners within the global society.
CourseAC 425 Advanced Accounting II DA
SemesterF1D2005
FacultyKlein, Marc L.
TitleAdjunct Faculty
Degrees/CertificatesCertified Public Accountant
Office Location6743 E Camino Principal, Tucson, AZ 85715
Office Hours8:00AM - 3:00PM Monday-Friday
Daytime Phone(520) 298-3890
E-Mailmklein@park.edu
merquid@aol.com
Semester DatesAugust 15 - October 9, 2005
Class Days--T-R--
Class Time7:30 - 10:10 PM
Credit Hours3

Textbook:
Hoyle, Joe; Schaefer, Thomas; Doupnik, Timothy; ADVANCED ACCOUNTING, Seventh Edition, Boston, MA: The Mcgraw-Hill Companies, Inc. 2004.

Additional Resources:
Millers Comprehensive GAAP Guide (not required)
Student Study guide (not required)


Course Description:
Continuation of AC 420. Course includes consolidated financial statements and fund accounting. Pre-requisites: AC420 and CS140  or equivalents.  3:0:3

Educational Philosophy:
Learning through lectures, readings, and problem solving based on real life situations and experiences.

Learning Outcomes:

The student will learn about accounting issues surrounding foreign currencies and international accounting standards;
the accounting for partnerships, estates, and trusts; fund accounting terminology and procedures.

Course Assessment:
Two examinations consisting of multiple choice questions and problems.

Grading:
Mid-Term Examination:   45%
Final Examination:      45%
Participation:          10%

Late Submission of Course Materials:
Late assignments will not be accepted without prior approval and will result in a grade of "F" for that assignment.

Classroom Rules of Conduct:
Assignments and supplementary information will be given out in class. Students are responsible for all material contained in the textbook and handout materials whether covered in class or not.

Course Topic/Dates/Assignments:
A complete class schedule wil be provided on the first day of class. Students should be prepared to discuss the first chapter on the first day.

Academic Honesty:
Academic integrity is the foundation of the academic community. Because each student has the primary responsibility for being academically honest, students are advised to read and understand all sections of this policy relating to standards of conduct and academic life.   Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87

Plagiarism:
Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87

Attendance Policy:
Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.

  1. The instructor may excuse absences for valid reasons, but missed work must be made up within the semester/term of enrollment.
  2. Work missed through unexcused absences must also be made up within the semester/term of enrollment, but unexcused absences may carry further penalties.
  3. In the event of two consecutive weeks of unexcused absences in a semester/term of enrollment, the student will be administratively withdrawn, resulting in a grade of "WH".
  4. A "Contract for Incomplete" will not be issued to a student who has unexcused or excessive absences recorded for a course.
  5. Students receiving Military Tuition Assistance or Veterans Administration educational benefits must not exceed three unexcused absences in the semester/term of enrollment. Excessive absences will be reported to the appropriate agency and may result in a monetary penalty to the student.
  6. Report of a "F" grade (attendance or academic) resulting from excessive absence for those students who are receiving financial assistance from agencies not mentioned in item 5 above will be reported to the appropriate agency.

Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89

Disability Guidelines:

Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all students that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to students concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding students with disabilities. In the case of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all learners that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to learners concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the American with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding learners with disabilities and, to the extent of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Additional information concerning Park University's policies and procedures related to disability can be found on the Park University web page:
http://www.park.edu/disability
 
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