Michael Maier, PhD, CPA, CGA

Associate Professor, Alberta School of Business - Department of Accounting and Business Analytics
Associate Dean MBA, Alberta School of Business - MBA Office

Summer Term 2024 (1880)

ACCTG 812 - Financial Reporting for Managers and Analysts

3 units (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Useful both as a stand-alone course and as a foundation for further study in financial statement analysis. Provides further depth in balance sheet valuation and income measurement in order to enhance students' ability to use financial accounting as a management tool. Restricted to students registered in the MFM Program.

LECTURE 850 (40889)

2024-07-29 - 2024-08-14
01:00 - 01:00

Fall Term 2024 (1890)

ACCTG 523 - Accounting Information and Internal Decision Making

3 units (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Accounting concepts used by managers in planning and decision-making. The course introduces concepts of cost and profit behavior, contribution margin, and activity-based costing, as well as relevant costs and revenues for production, marketing and capital budgeting decisions. The course also introduces students to the management planning and control system and its components - budgets, variance analysis, performance evaluation in centralized and decentralized organizations, and management compensation plans. The importance of designing a system to fit the organizations' strategy is emphasized. Prerequisite: ACCTG 501.

LECTURE 800 (53854)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
01:00 - 01:00

ACCTG 820 - Financial Accounting

3 units (fi 32)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Reporting of financial results of operations and financial positions to investors and managers; the use of accounting information for decision making. Restricted to Executive MBA students only.

LECTURE A01 (53077)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
01:00 - 01:00