AC 201 Principles of Accounting I
F1QQ 2006 HI
Bachelor of AccountingMaster of Professional AccountancyCertified Public Accountant
4:00 to 4:30 Monday - Thursday
21 August - 15 October 2006
4:30 - 7:15 PM
Textbook: Kermit Larson, John Wild, and Barbara Chiappetta; Fundamental Accounting Principles; Volume I; 18th Edition; New York, N.Y.; Irwin 2005.
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The course will consist of lectures, discussion, problem solving, and examinations. Students are encouraged to interact, sharing their own ideas and experiences.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Examinations and chapter problems.
The final course grade will be determined using the following measurements:
Exam 1 22.5%
Exam 2 22.5%
Exam 3 22.5%
Exam 4 22.5%
The following will be used to assign letter grades
Late Submission of Course Materials:
Course assignments submitted after the specified due date will not be accepted unless due to an excused absence and coordinated with and approved by the instructor.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
Students are expected to participate in class discussions and problem solving.
Date Chapter(s) Topic Homework
21 Aug 1 Accounting in Business 1-7A
23 Aug 2 Analyzing and Recording Transactions 2-1A, 2-2A
28 Aug 3 Adjusting Entries and Financial Statements 3-2A
30 Aug 4 Completing the Accounting Cycle 4-2A
4 Sep Labor Day Holiday – NO CLASS
6 Sep 1-3 Exam 1 DUE
11 Sep 5 Merchandising Operations 5-1A
13 Sep 6 Inventories and Cost of Sales 6-1A
18 Sep 4-6 Exam 2 DUE
20 Sep 7 Accounting Information Systems 7-1A
8 Cash and Internal Controls 8-4A
25 Sep 9 Accounting for Receivables 9-5A
27 Sep 7-9 Exam 3 DUE
2 Oct 10 Plant Assets, Natural Resources & Intangibles 10-5A
4 Oct 11 Current Liabilities and Payroll Accounting
12 Accounting for Partnerships 12-1A
9 Oct Columbus Day Holiday – NO CLASS
11 Oct Comprehensive Final Exam 4 DUE
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Last Updated:7/24/2006 9:04:28 AM