AC201 Principles of Accounting I
S1W 2007 TI
Sowers, Daniela C.
MBA - Accounting, Oklahoma Christian UniversityBS - Management/Accounting, Park University
405-759-2211 (home) & 405-476-7872 (cell)
January 17, 2007 to March 14, 2007
4:30 - 7:20 PM
John Wild, Kermit Larson, & Barbara Chiappetta (2007). Fundamental Accounting Principles (18th ed.).
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
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Educational Philosophy: My educational philosophy is one of interactiveness based on readings, lectures, exercises, quizzes, examinations, and projects. I encourage all of my students to interact in class discussions.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Weekly quizzes, Bi-weekly tests, Final exam
Quizzes - Five 20 pts each=100 pts (10%) (4 multiple Choice questions and 1 problem)
Bi-Weekly Exams Three 200 pts each=600 pts (60%) (10 multiple Choice questions and 3 problems)
Final Exam 300 pts (30%) (10 multiple choice questions and 5 problems)
Total Points - 1000 pts (100%)
The comprehensive final is not a take-home test. The comprehensive final is a closed book and closed notes exam. The student must make 60% or better on the final to pass the course.
Late Submission of Course Materials: There will be a 25% reduction in grade points for all late work.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Students will arrive to class on time and return punctually from any breaks. Students will be courteous to other students and the instructor.
Week 1 - Ch 1 & 2
Week 2 - Ch 3 & 4
Week 3 - Ch 5 & 6
Week 4 - Ch 7 & 8
Week 5 - Ch 9 &10
Week 6 - Ch 11
Week 7 - Ch 12
Week 8 - 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 2006-2007 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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