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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2020 ACC 046 Contemporary Issues in Accounting 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri ACC-046-5-AUS


This course requires students to be aware of and have deeper thoughts about the currently emerged issues that are discussed among professionals in the field of accounting. To provide students with a closer look at these issues, this course will present famous cases to develop their ability to carry out qualified evaluations about these contemporary emerged issues. This course also provides students the chance to discuss the external environment challenges in accounting and the responses to them made in this field. Topics involved include sustainability accounting and reporting, contemporary corporation tax environment, corporate reporting and the pressure it is facing, key challenges that audit firms are confronting, issues that emerge while applying fair value accounting and so on.