Accounting Information Systems

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Accounting Information Systems

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Information Technologies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    Description

    This subject covers the critical evaluation and design of accounting information systems (AIS) and their use in managerial decision-making. Emphasis is placed on AIS and technology, control mechanisms, data analysis, and reporting, and their application to solve business problems. Students will also develop practical skills in using accounting software for transaction processing and decision support.
     
    Learning Objectives
    1. Analyse accounting events, transactions, and control problems from a systems perspective
    2. Analyse, design and evaluate controls to be used in the development and operations of accounting systems
    3. Set up, use, and evaluate selected accounting software package/s
    4. Analyse and use accounting information in solving managerial problems, and communicate recommendations