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ACC 601 Accounting Information System Design
  1.5 hours Elective Terms Offered: F15(B), F16(B)
  Accounting Information System Design --- This course will provide students with a thorough understanding of the design of information systems that support the accounting function of a firm. Topics to be covered will include business transaction cycles and processes, technology used for AIS, management of the system development life cycle, computer control and audit, IT governance, Sarbanes-Oxley and AIS, and COBIT. The course will be taught using lecture/discussion, cases, and hands-on exercises. The course will meet the accounting systems requirements for the CPA exam in all states.