Miscellaneous

Ethics and the Corporate CPA

Course Overview
This course is designed to provide the user with an overview of ethical issues facing corporate accountants. This includes an overview of the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct as well as specific instances where corporate accountants have faced ethical challenges.



Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, the course participant should be able to:

  • Recognize the various types of principal theoretical viewpoints associated with ethics.
  • Differentiate between the information included in different sections within the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct.
  • Identify the different types of threats to independence.
  • Recognize specific real world examples where corporate accountants have faced ethical challenges.


  • Prerequisites/Advanced┬áPreparation:

    None

    Speaker / Author:

    Michael Chris Knapp
    Mich'l Chris Knapp: McLaughlin Chair in Business Ethics and Professor of Accounting, University of Oklahoma. Professor Knapp teaches principally auditing and financial accounting courses in the Price College of Business at the University of Oklahoma. He has won numerous teaching awards including the Merrick Foundation Teaching Award, the Bruce Magoon Master Teacher Award, and the Delta Sigma Pi Professor of the Year. In 1999, he was named the Outstanding Oklahoma Accounting Educator by the Oklahoma Society of CPAs. Knapp's research interests involve a wide range of policy issues related to the professional practice of public accounting and behavioral issues stemming from the auditor-client relationship. His research has appeared in The Accounting Review, Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory, Accounting Organizations & Society, Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance, Behavioral Research in Accounting, and the Journal of Accountancy. He has also published commentaries for and/or been quoted in the Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, the Dallas Times Herald, and numerous other metropolitan newspapers. The eighth edition of his auditing casebook, Contemporary Auditing, Issues and Cases, was recently released by South-Western/Cengage. That textbook has been adopted by hundreds of universities in the United States and abroad.

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    Standard: $24.95

    Details

    Course Code : 99KNA10

    Release Date : 11/13/2015
    Expire Date : 11/13/2020
    Credits :
    CPE 1.00
    QAS 1.00

    Length : 50min
    Course Level : Basic
    Course Type : Self-Study
    Passing Grade : 70%
    Format Type : eLearning
    Mobile Compatible
    Field Of Study : Regulatory Ethics

    Theme : Miscellaneous

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