Case Studies in Accounting Fraud (CPE Course)

CPE Credit: 1 hour

Course Type: Downloaded PDF materials with online test

Price (with PDF Textbook): $10


Course Description
This course uses cases of three recent accounting frauds to demonstrate the importance of internal controls, management oversight by the board of directors and an organizational emphasis on ethics in the prevention of fraud.  It also examines the CPA auditor’s responsibility for internal controls and the prevention and detection of fraud as part of its work.  The case studies utilized relate to Koss Corporation, Fair Finance Company and Diamond Foods.

 


Author: Mill Creek Publishing

Course Number: AC1099

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the auditor responsibility for internal controls and fraud detection as part of its audit
  • Associate fraud with inadequate internal controls
  • Recognize the importance of independent board of director and audit committee oversight in the prevention of fraud

    Level: Overview

    Instructional Method: QAS Self-Study

    NASBA Category: Accounting

    Prerequisites: None

    Advance Preparation: None

    Program Registration Requirements: Click on "Purchase Course" near the top of this page to pay for and access the course. You will then be able to download the course as a PDF file, then take an on-line examination, and then download a certificate of completion if you pass the examination.

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    AccountingTools, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

    The NASBA sponsor identification number for Accountingtools, Inc. is 115881.


    AccountingTools is an IRS Approved Continuing Education Provider. We are compliant with the requirements for continuing education providers (as described in sections 10.6 and 10.9 of the Department of Treasury’s Circular No. 230 and in other IRS guidance, forms, and instructions). Our IRS Approved Continuing Education Provider number is 72821.