MGT139: Accounting Information Systems – Offered Fall 2016!

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Attention Accounting Students:

Rady Undergraduate Programs will be offering a new accounting elective for the first time in the fall 2016 quarter – MGT139: Accounting Information Systems. The prerequisites for the fall quarter will be modified so that students are eligible to enroll if you have completed MGT131B: Intermediate Accounting B. (You do not need to have also taken MGT138; that prerequisite will be waived for fall 2016).

If you are interested in taking MGT139 in the fall 2016 quarter, then  email undergrad@rady.ucsd.edu with your name and  PID and request to be pre-authorized.

Why study Accounting Information Systems?

  • It’s a subject covered on the CPA exam!
  • Sought after knowledge by accounting firms
  • Makes you a competitive candidate to recruiters

 

MGT139: Accounting Information Systems will cover the following key concepts:

  • Understanding of transaction cycles (e.g., sales orders and purchase orders)
  • Processing steps and internal controls
  • Developing flowcharts
  • Processing transactions in a manual accounting information system
  • Analyzing transaction data using Microsoft Excel

Important Information:

  • Earn 4 units toward CPA educational requirements!
  • Meets: Thursdays 5:00pm – 7:50pm at Rady (OTRSN 1S114)
  • Section ID: 884024
  • Instructor: Professor Johan Perols

 

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