This course introduces students to the internal audit profession and process. It is designed for CPAs, CIAs, CMAs; controllers, auditors; financial managers; corporate executives; federal and state auditors.
What you can learn.
- Learn the techniques for conducting an internal audit and interviewing skills
- Understand internal auditing standards, controls, management skills
- Complete working papers, review procedures documenting evidences, sampling work, and learn to create flowcharts
- Understand the signals to look for in fraud detection
About this course:This course introduces students to the internal audit profession and the internal audit process and is designed for accounting, auditing, and business students; CPAs, CIAs, and CMAs or candidates; controllers and internal auditors; financial and auditing managers; corporate executives; and federal and state auditors and managers. Topics include the definition of internal auditing, The IIA's International Professional Practices Framework (IPPF), risk, governance and control issues, and conducting internal audit engagements, including report writing and interviewing skills. Additional topics include Internal Auditing (IA) standards; internal controls; managing the IA department; IA working papers, procedures, evidences, sampling, and flowcharting; 30 major areas of operational auditing, such as production, marketing, finances, EDP, purchasing, and personnel; fraud detection, including a discussion of the latest developments in financial crimes; major areas of management auditing; IA reports; and evaluation of the IA function.
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Internal Auditing.
Fall 2019 Schedule
These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.
Enrollment limited. Internet access required. Materials required.
These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.