Ethics in Accounting

MGMT X 423.422

This course covers the elements necessary to make proper ethical decisions by defining what ethics are and identifying the questions that need to be asked in everyday business practices.

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Fall
Winter
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Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn about the requirements of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, the State Board of Accountancy, and other regulatory agencies
  • Gain a better overall understanding of the challenges of ethical business practices
  • Explore key ethical standards specific to the accounting profession

About this course:

The business scandals of recent years have highlighted the importance of ethical behavior in the accounting profession. This course covers the elements necessary to make proper ethical decisions by first defining what ethics are and then identifying the questions that need to be asked in everyday business practices. Key ethical standards specific to the accounting profession are explored, highlighting the unique role of the accountant both as "trusted advisor" to his/her client and the (often conflicting) role of "reporter" of financial information to the marketplace and governmental agencies. The course begins with a study of the earliest models of business ethics through today's professional requirements of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, the State Board of Accountancy, and other regulatory agencies. Instruction includes writing assignments, classroom lectures, and presentations based on assigned readings. Students leave this course with a better overall understanding of the challenges of ethical business practices.
Prerequisites
MGMT X 1A and MGMT X 1B Principles of Financial Accounting and MGMT X 127 Federal Income Taxation, or consent of instructor.

Winter 2023 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: David Reinus
389402
Fee:
$795.00
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ENROLL BY: Jan 9, 2023
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Notes

34 hours of MCLE credit available. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 13, 2023
Course Requirements
Course syllabus not yet available.
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Tuesday 6:30PM - 8:30PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Roderick Fong
389403
Fee:
$765.00
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Location: UCLA
ENROLL BY: Jan 10, 2023
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Notes

Materials required. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 23, 2023
Course Requirements
Book: ETHICS IN ACCOUNTING: A DECISION MAKING APPROACH by KLEIN, GORDON AND KUMAR, NEHA
Course syllabus not yet available.
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jan 10, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2270
Lecture
Tue Jan 17, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2270
Lecture
Tue Jan 24, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2270
Lecture
Tue Jan 31, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2270
Lecture
Tue Feb 7, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2270
Lecture
Tue Feb 14, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2270
Lecture
Tue Feb 21, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2270
Lecture
Tue Feb 28, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2270
Lecture
Tue Mar 7, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2270
Lecture
Tue Mar 14, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2270
Lecture
Tue Mar 21, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2270

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