AC 420 Advanced Accounting I
U1HH 2012 PA
Gould, Richard D.
B.S. Management/Accounting - Park UniversityMaster of Accountancy - Miami UniversityCertified Public Accountant
3890 Indian Ripple Road, Beavercreek, OH
June 4, 2012 to July 29, 2012
5:30 - 10:30 PM
AC325 and CS 140 or equivalent
Textbook: Advanced Accounting, 11th Edition Fischer, Taylor, and Cheng
ISBN #13: 978-0-538-48028-4
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Textbooks can be purchased through the Parkville Bookstore
“Journal of Accountancy”, Wright State
Library and the “ProQuest” Research Program, Wright-Patterson AFB Library.
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Educational Philosophy: The instructor's educational philosophy is one of interactiveness based on lectures, readings, quizzes, cases, dialogues, & examinations. The instructor will engage each learner to encourage the exploration of ideas, issues and contradictions.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Description of the Core Assessment Instrument Final Exam
This assessment is designed to assess primarily Core Learning Outcomes #1 - #5 and will make up 30% of the course grade.
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: Examinations, Homework, & Class Participation
Final Exam = 30%
Mid-term = 40%
Class Participation = 15%
Homework = 15%
Total = 100%
90 - 100 A
80 - 89 B
70 - 79 C
60 - 69 D
< 60 F
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 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.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Faculty members are expected to dismiss from their classrooms students whose behavior is detrimental to good order in the classroom. Such behavior includes, but is not limited to, the use of abusive or obscene language, attending the class under influence of drugs or alcohol, etc. Students who are dismissed from class may be given failing grades, suspension, or expulsion from Park University. Students whose behavior, either verbal or written, is detrimental to the good order of Park University may be subject to disciplinary action ranging from suspension to expulsion from Park University. Students who exhibit abusive or obscene language or behavior toward administrative personnel or support staff are also subject to suspension or expulsion from Park University.
Mid Term Exam
The International Accounting Environment
Foreign Currency Transactions
Translation of Foreign Financial Statements
Partnerships: Characteristics, Formation, and Accounting for Activities
Partnerships: Ownership Changes and Liquidations
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 students and faculty members are encouraged to take advantage of the University resources available for learning about academic honesty (www.park.edu/current or http://www.park.edu/faculty/).from Park University 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Page 93
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. from Park University 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Page 93
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Page 96
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 .
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