AC 201 Principles of Accounting I
S1R 2007 SC
Jansen, Neil G.
BS - Accounting, BS - International Business, Illinois State UniversityMasters of Professional Accounting - Saint Louis UniversityCertified Public Accountant
Park Campus Center - SAFB
After class or by appointment
1/8/07 - 3/4/07
7:45 - 10:15 PM
Fundamental Accounting Principles - 18th Edition Larson, Kermit D / Wild, John J. / and Chiappetta, Barbara Chicago: Irwin-McGraw-Hill
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The instructor believes learning is best achieved through a combination of lecture, readings, homework and examinations, and extensive dialogue between the students and instructor. To enhance learning and understanding, dialogue will focus on the work and education experiences of both the instructor and students when possible.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Class assessment will consist of three examinations and weekly homework assignments.
Grading:Examination 1 - 25% Examination 2 - 25% Examination 3 - 25% (Cumulative Final)Homework Assignments / Class Participation - 25%
Grading Scale 90 - 100% A 80 - 89% B 70 - 79% C 60 - 69% D < 60% F
All final exams will be comprehensive and will be closed book and closed notes. If calculators are allowed, they will not be multifunctional electronic devices that include features such as: phones, cameras, instant messaging, pagers, and so forth. Electronic Computers will not be allowed on final exams unless an exception is made by the Associate Dean.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Professional conduct is expected. See Park Student Handbook for additional information.
Session 1: Introduction and Chapter 1 Session 2: Chapter 2 Session 3: Chapter 2 / 3 Session 4: Chapter 3 / 4 Session 5: Chapter 4 Session 6: Examination #1 Session 7: Chapter 5 Session 8: Chapter 6 Session 9: Chapter 7 Session 10: Chapter 7 / 8 Session 11: Chapter 8 / 9 Session 12: Examination #2 Session 13: Chapter 10 Session 14: Chapter 10 / 11 (Current Liabilities Only) Session 15: Chapter 11 / 15 (Investments Only) Session 16: Examination #3 - Cumulative Final
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 2006-2007 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87-89
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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