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Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
1 hora para completar

Accounting and Business

Welcome to the first module of this course! In this module, You will learn (1) what accounting is and (2) how it contributes to the health and growth of a business and, in turn, the society. Furthermore, you will come across (3) the various forms of business setups and (4) how limited liability companies become the mainstream business concerns for corporate governance practices.

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5 videos (Total 37 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
1.3 Forms of Businesses11m
1.4 Shareholders, managers and directors of a limited liability company9m
1 lectura
Assessment Critieria5m
1 ejercicio de práctica
End-of-Module Quiz 130m
Semana
2
1 hora para completar

The Accounting Profession and Roles of Accountants

We often hear that accounting is essential for businesses for various reasons, and that as a profession, accountants are looked upon to for protecting financial interests of stakeholders. In the second module, you are going to learn the institutional and regulatory frameworks of accounting professionals, that give accountants the creditability in their work, and brings the professionalism that they command. In addition, I shall show you not only the mainstream practices of accounting (1) Financial Reporting and (2) Auditing, but also other services that accounting professionals provide.

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4 videos (Total 24 minutos), 2 readings, 1 quiz
2 lecturas
Regulatory units of different countries10m
Websites of the "Big Four" CPA firms10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
End-of-Module Quiz 230m
Semana
3
1 hora para completar

Ethics and Accounting Profession

From the previous modules, you have fully understood how accounting can help businesses perform for the betterment of society. Society may also demand businesses to be operated by conforming to his expectations by using accounting. Yet, the most crucial factor for success in the above is the quality of all parties concerned in regard to understanding the roles and also performing them faithfully. This quality is primarily founded on the notions of ethics. In this module, you will learn the notions of ethics. How it serves as the foundation for proper conduct of individuals, businesses and also professionals like accountants. You will have an opportunity to practice how to make ethical decisions using a classical case in this module.

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5 videos (Total 26 minutos), 2 quizzes
5 videos
3.4 Professional Ethics1m
3.5 Accounting as a profession and the related code of ethics2m
2 ejercicios de práctica
Ethical decision making practice - Ford Pinto Case30m
End-of-Module Quiz 330m
Semana
4
1 hora para completar

Corporate Governance (CG) and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Ethical decisions made by companies are assured by way of corporate governance practices. In this module, I shall elaborate on the concept of corporate governance (CG), its latest development, and how the Board and corporate governance professionals like accountants function as key players in the practices. I shall also cover Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), which is a thriving area of companies’ practice.

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5 videos (Total 31 minutos), 1 quiz
5 videos
4.4 Roles of CG practitioners4m
4.5 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and values to business5m
1 ejercicio de práctica
End-of-Module Quiz 430m

Instructor

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Dennis Chan Suk Sun

Associate Professor of Business Education
Department of Accounting

Acerca de Universidad Científica y Tecnológica de Hong Kong

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