Maximum of 3 credits per topic. An in-depth study of selected business topics. Semester course; 3 lecture hours.
A study of the basic accounting concepts and procedures underlying the organization and reporting of financial information. Topics include the accounting cycle, the preparation of financial statements, the measurement and reporting of business income, and the valuation and presentation of assets and current liabilities.
Emphasis is placed on the relevance of the business and economic information generated by the accounting process and how it is used in personal and business decision making. A continuation of financial accounting topics followed by an introduction to managerial accounting. Topics include corporate accounting issues, bonds, statement of cash flows, financial statement analysis, job costing, cost behavior, cost-volume-profit analysis, budgeting, performance evaluation, product pricing and capital budgeting.
Emphasis is placed on the usage of accounting information in managerial decision making. Further development of financial accounting concepts, interpretation, and the study of management uses of accounting data. This course includes a study of basic accounting concepts, interpretation of accounting reports, cost control and analysis, and methods of measuring performance.
Not open to Accounting majors or minors. A thorough study of the accounting principles underlying the preparation of financial statements.
This course is concerned primarily with the recording process, formats of the financial statements, and the measurement and reporting of current and non-current assets and related revenues and expenses. The environment of accounting, basic accounting theory, and time value of money concepts are emphasized.
Additional topics include cash flow statements, accounting for pensions, leases, and income taxes. ACCT with a minimum grade of C. A study of principles of accounting systems design integrated into both manual and computerized systems.
Also includes emphasis on the accounting cycle, internal control structures, computerized transaction processing systems, relational databases, and integrated enterprise resource planning systems in accounting.
An introduction to the accounting aspects of international business. Topics covered from an international perspective include the interaction between accounting and its environment, differing national accounting practices, international harmonization of accounting and reporting, foreign currency translation and exchange rate issues, problems of inflation, transfer pricing and taxation, managerial accounting and analysis of foreign financial statements.
A study of cost accounting principles and techniques of assembling data for product costing and for managerial use in planning and control and decision making.
Cost terminology, cost behavior, job order and process costing, budgeting, cost-volume-profit analysis, standard costs, and activity based costing are topics covered. A study of basic tax concepts and income taxation of individuals.
Emphasis is placed on the determination of income and statutory deductions in order to arrive at the net taxable income. Consideration is given to tax planning as well as decision-making and tax return problems.
A study of various special reporting topics in financial accounting, this course surveys financial statement presentation and disclosure requirements for special areas of income recognition and accounting changes, dilutive securities, earnings per share calculations, reporting for business segments and interim periods, and accounting and reporting standards for partnerships and governmental and not-for-profit entities.
A study of the financial accounting standards and procedures used in accounting and reporting for business combinations and intercorporate investments, consolidated financial statements, and multinational enterprises, including foreign currency transactions and financial instruments and translation of foreign entity statements.
An examination of fraud within organizations with an emphasis on its detection and prevention. This course examines the nature and causes of financial and occupational fraud, ways to prevent and deter fraudulent conduct, and procedures for uncovering and investigating fraud. Senior standing and permission of the instructor.
An introduction to oil and gas accounting.Bachelor of Business Administration - Entrepreneurship Innovation Mgmt Major Map: First Time College Student Please Note: Students who do not place into MATH College Algebra or higher may have to complete preparatory.
For the appropriate course, the major program should be consulted. Some programs require more advanced level courses. Students should strive to complete the mathematics General Education requirement within their first 30 hours at Old Dominion University and are expected to have completed the requirement before the end of their first 60 hours at the University.
General Management Educational Goals. Understand and integrate appropriate strategic management concepts in the design and implementation of a corporate/business strategy.
The MBA – General Management (online/VA) has an entrepreneurial focus that prepares you to manage people & resources. Explore the ACBSP-accredited program! Program Description. The Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship major prepares students for challenges in the development of emerging products and new markets for demanding consumers.
Students in this course cover some basic to intermediate concepts, models, and theories from general systems theory, systems thinking, network theory, complex adaptive systems theory, complexity leadership theory, and evolutionary systems theory with applications to social organizations.