Erin Marshall

Full Executive Professor, Department of Accounting and Business Analytics

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

ACCTG 456 - Assurance on Financial Information

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Focuses on the external auditor's provision of assurance services on financial information. Topics include: society's demand for various assurance services; the role, profession, ethics, independence and liability of the assurance provider; assurance risk and strategy; assurance planning, operations and reports; computerization and internal control; and emerging assurance services. Prerequisite: ACCTG 414 or 412.

LECTURE A1 (40770)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
TH 09:30 - 10:50 (BUS 4-09)

LECTURE A2 (40670)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (BUS 4-09)


ACCTG 501 - Introduction to Financial Reporting and Analysis

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Accounting information's role in recording and reporting on economic and business events including the primary financial statements: balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow. Concepts and purposes underlying financial reporting. Selection of accounting policies and their informational effects for external users. The course begins to develop students' abilities to evaluate and interpret financial information through basic financial analysis.

LECTURE A1 (40996)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
W 09:00 - 11:50 (BUS 5-40A)

2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
W 09:00 - 11:50 (BUS 5-40B)


ACCTG 480 - Accounting Honors Seminar Part I

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This is primarily a case-based course that covers the preparation of integrated pro forma financial statements and their use in making financial decisions, as well as selected other topics in financial accounting. Topics will vary from year to year with case selection, and may include (but are not necessarily limited to) the areas of revenue recognition, cash flow analysis, intangible assets, asset impairment, inter-corporate investments, hybrid debt securities, leases, pensions, and equity-based compensation. While the course contains sufficient technical material to ensure familiarity with the financial reporting issues discussed, the main emphasis of the course will be on the interpretation and use of financial information for purposes of decision making. Prerequisites: ACCTG 415, FIN 301

LECTURE A1 (41060)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MW 15:30 - 16:50 (T 2-99)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

ACCTG 456 - Assurance on Financial Information

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Focuses on the external auditor's provision of assurance services on financial information. Topics include: society's demand for various assurance services; the role, profession, ethics, independence and liability of the assurance provider; assurance risk and strategy; assurance planning, operations and reports; computerization and internal control; and emerging assurance services. Prerequisite: ACCTG 414 or 412.

LECTURE B1 (67504)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (BUS 4-13)

LECTURE B2 (67570)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 15:30 - 16:50 (BUS 4-13)