AC 315 Cost Accounting
U1QQ 2006 HIZ
B.S. Accounting, Weber State UniversityMasters of Professional Accountancy, Weber State UniversityCertified Public Accountant
Building 1294, Hill AFB
4:00 to 4:30 P.M. Monday - Thursday
5 June - 30 July 2006
-Monday through Friday-
Textbook: Horngren, Foster, and Datar; Cost Accounting; 12th edition; Princeton, N.J.; Prentice Hall Publishing Company 2005.
Course Description: A study of the basic principles of cost accounting applied to manufacturing, merchandising, and service businesses. Emphasis is on various accepted cost methods such as job order, process, and standard cost system. Prerequisites: AC202 and CS140. 3:0:3
Educational Philosophy: The course will consist of discusions, problem solving, and examinations.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
The test examines each learning outcome with 20 questions. Eighteen multiple-choice questions will be based upon a distribution of critical thinking concepts applied to a learning outcome. Two questions will examine a communication/writing component. Each question will be weighted as 5 points.
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: Examinations and chapter problems
Grading: The final course grade will be determined using the following measurements:
Exam 1 30%
Exam 2 30%
Exam 3 30%
The following will be used to assign letter grades:
Below 60 F
Late Submission of Course Materials: Course assignments submitted after the specified due date will not be accepted unless coordinated and approved by the instructor.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Outside assignments are expected to be legible and in the proper format regardless if prepared manually or using a computer.
Course Topic/Dates/Assignments: Date Chapter(2) Homework
5-9 June 1 through 3 2-30, 3-20
12-16 June 4 through 6 4-28, 5-37, 6-23
19-23 June 7 & 8 7-18, 8-22
23 June Exam 1 (Chapters 1-7)
26-30 June 9, 11 9-23, 11-24
3-7 July 14 through 16 14-30, 15-16, 16-19
7 July Exam 2 (Chapters 8, 9, 11, 14, 15, 16)
10-14 July 17 & 18 17-35, 18-16
17-21 July 19 & 20 19-20, 20-21
24-28 July 21 & 22 21-20, 22-21
28 July Exam 3 (Chapters 17-22)
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.
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. 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 .
Last Updated:5/31/2006 2:32:56 PM