Financial Acctg I

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Isenberg School of Management

Course Number: 
521
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
A conceptual framework for accounting for a firm's reported assets. Focus on the nature of assets and issues regarding their recognition, measurement, and disclosure. Assets covered are cash, receivables, inventory, plant and equipment, intangibles, and investments in equity securities. Motivations of management in choosing among acceptable accounting alternatives in each of these areas examined, along with the economic consequences of such choices.
Comments: 

Open to ISOM Graduate students. Pre Req: ACCOUNTG 221

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Crosslisted Section ID: 
14699
Schedule #: 
14868

Course Sections

Financial Acctg I
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0

James Smith

M W 8:40AM 9:55AM