AC 201 Principles of Accounting I
F1AA 2006 LC
Werts, Brenda M.
21 AUG 06 – 15 OCT 06
5:45 - 10:10 PM
Textbook: Warren, Carl S., Reeve, James M., & Fess, Philip E.; Accounting; 21th Ed.; South-Western College Publishing; 2005. Warren, Accounting - Workpapers. Chap. 1-17: 21th 03.
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Educational Philosophy: The instructor's educational philosophy is that the student must actively engage in self learning through reading, personal research, and active engagement during class time. Students being actively engaged in their academic progress and life long learning is the central focus of this philosophy.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: Students are responsible for reading all assignments in the text. Problems are done in class. Extra credit will be available and is due at the beginning of the following week's class. Late assignments will not be accepted unless coordinated with the instructor beforehand. Students are responsible for obtaining information regarding assignments made during absences. All exams will be done in excel or word. No hand-written exams will be accepted. Students must complete two tests. The exams will cover all assigned reading in chapters 1 through 11. The exams are in-class assignments and will be in multiple choice, true/false, and word problem format.
Grading: Grading: 2 Exams and Chapter Quizzes 25% Homework 50% Class participation 25% Grading Scale: 90 - 100 = A 80 - 89 = B 70 - 79 = C 60 - 69 = D Below 60 = F
Late Submission of Course Materials: Class writing assignments are due on the date designated by the instructor. If because of an emergency the assignment can not be submitted, a new date can be approved by the instructor. MAKE-UP EXAMINATIONS: Exams must be taken on the date(s) designated by the instructor. If family or work related emergencies impact testing, a new date will be determined by the instructor. Test delays not related to an emergency will not be approved.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students are expected to participate fully in class learning activities. Phones and beepers are to be placed on “vibrate” or turned off. Students are required to exercise courteous behavior between themselves and with the instructor.
1 - Intro to Accounting and Business
2 - Analyzing Transactions
To be assigned during class times
3 - Matching Concept & Adjusting Process
4 - Completing the Accounting Cycle
5 - Accounting Systems & Internal Controls
6 - Accounting for Merchandising
7 - Cash
8 - Receivables
9 - Inventories
10 - Fixed Assets & Intangible Assets
11 - Current Liabilities
Review for Final Exam
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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 87
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2006-2007 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89-90
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