Financial Auditing

This program includes a consideration of the historical role of the auditor and the changing role in today's environment and the organization of the accounting profession. It introduces the participants to generally accepted auditing standards, professional ethics, and legal liability.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of fundamental audit concepts;

  • Apply a range of audit procedures;

  • Apply auditing standards;

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the legal context within which auditing occurs;

  • Demonstrate an understanding of professional ethics and be able to apply the profession's code of ethics;

  • Undertake research on significant auditing issues;

  • Understand how to stay abreast of developments in auditing theory and practice;

  • Apply critical thinking skills and solve auditing problems through the use of case studies;

  • Demonstrate an understanding.