AC 202 Principles of Accounting II
F1QQ 2008 HI
Atwater, Justin J.
Bachelor of Accountancy - Brigham Young UniversityMasters of Accountancy - Brigham Young UniversityJuris Doctorate - University of Utah
8/18/08 - 10/12/08
7:30 - 10:15 PM
AC 201 Principles of Accounting I
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Educational Philosophy: The study of accountancy naturally lends itself to hands on real-world application. We will explore managerial uses of cost information for planning and controlling a business through in-class problem solving, group interaction, lectures and in-class discussion. Students will devote out-of-class time to reading and solving sample problems and be prepated to engage in classroom disussion. Students will demonstrate their mastery of the subject through quizess and examinations.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
The final exam for AC 202 will be the assessment tool used for this course. The exam will be comprehensive and the grade used to determine competency levels achieved by the students. The exam will be closed book and closed notes. The exam consist of 10 multiple choice questions covering the chapter readings in the course and five problems that examine the critical thinking, effective communication skills and technical skills of the student. The first problem will address Accounting for Corporations, Long Term Liabilities and Investments or International Operations. The second problem will cover Cash Flows, Financial Statement analysis or Managerial Concepts. The third problem will address Job Order Costing, Process Costing or Cost Allocation. The last two problems address issues of Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis, Master Budgets or Flexible Budgets and Standard Cost. Partial credit will be given for the problems.
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
The following will be used to assign letter grades
The course grade for students will be based on the overall average of homework and tests taken during the course in accordance with the weighting of the various requirements as stated in the syllabus.
All final exams in all School of Business and Management courses will be comprehensive and will be closed book and closed notes. They will constitute 30% of the total course grade and will not be a take-home exam. They will be completed during the test week in the period designated by the registrar or by the Proctor in the case online courses. 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 Dean of the School of Business and Management.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Each student is expected to attend every class unless excused. Students are expected to come prepared to engage in classroom discussion and participate in real-world scenarios. Distractions will not be allowed. To foster a learning atmosphere, all distruptive students will be asked to leave.
August 18 - Chapter 13 Corporations
a. Read: Chapter 13
b. Homework: 13-2A
2. August 20 - Chapter 14 Long Term Financing
a. Read: Chapter 14
b. Homework: 14-4A
3. August 25 – Chapter 15 Long Term Investments
a. Read: Chapter 15
b. Homework: 15-5A
4. August 27 – Chapter 16 Statement of Cash Flows
a. Read: Chapter 16
b. Homework: 16-1A
5. September 1 – Chapter 17 Analyzing Financial Statements
a. Read: Chapter 17
b. Homework: 17-5A
6. September 3 – Chapter 18 Managerial Accounting
a. Read: Chapter 18
b. Homework: 18-8A
7. September 8 – Midterm Exam 1 (200 points)
a. Preparation: Review Chapters 13-18, Homework questions and quizzes
8. September 10 – Chapter 19 – Job Order Costing
a. Read Chapter 19
a. Read: Chapter 20
b. Homework: 20-5A
September 17 – Chapter 21 Cost Allocation
a. Read: Chapter 21
b. Homework: 21-5A
September 22 – Chapter 22 Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis
a. Read: Chapter 22
b. Homework: 22-3A
September 24 – Chapter 23 Master Budgets
a. Read: Chapter 23
b. Homework: 23-4B
September 29 – Midterm Exam 2 (200 points)
a. Preparation: Review Chapters 19-23, Homework questions and quizzes
October 1 – Chapter 24 Standard Costing
a. Read: Chapter 24
b. Homework: 24-4A
October 6– Chapter 25 Capital Budgeting
a. Read: Chapter 25
b. Homework: 25-2A
October 8 – Final Exam (300 points)
a. Preparation: Review Chapters 13-25, Homework questions, and quizzes
b. *Note: The Final Exam is comprehensive. Notwithstanding, particular emphasis will be placed on Chapters 24 and 25.
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Additional Information:I look forward to working with you as we explore the world of Accountancy.
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