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COURSE:

Acctg 230 (Fall 2019)

TITLE:

Introduction to Financial Accounting

SECTION:

01

CREDITS:

3

CROSS-LISTING:

 

DESCRIPTION:

Introduction to corporate financial reporting via the preparation and interpretation of financial statements.

PREREQUISITES:

Course Prerequisite: Sophomore standing.

COURSE MEDIA FEE:

0.00

SPECIAL NOTES:

Enrollment Information:

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FOOTNOTE:

COURSE MATERIALS:

TEXTBOOKS:

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If you choose to purchase your books from a vendor other than The Bookie, be sure to use the ISBN to identify the correct edition. Special edition textbooks or bundles may be available only through The Bookie.

Required textbooks may include access codes to online resources, DVDs or CDs, which also may be required. If you buy a textbook in a format other than the one listed as REQUIRED (including used textbooks), it is possible that additional required items will have to be purchased separately.

Title

Author

Ed

ISBN

Required

Financial Accounting Making the Connection (digital access). Loose-leaf version optional. Thomas and Herman 5th edition 9781260847826 Y

MATERIALS YOU GET ON YOUR OWN:

Product Type

Product Description

 

There are no materials that you are required to rent or obtain on your own for this course.

MEDIA WSU PROVIDES FOR YOU:

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Delivery Mode

Required by Instructor

Ships to you from WSU

There are no required media that will be shipped to you or available in the online Media Center for this course

COURSE COMPONENTS:

PROCTOR REQUIREMENTS:

This course has online exams that allow for:

  • Virtual Proctoring – Students can choose to utilize WSU’s virtual third party proctoring service, Proctorio, which charges a $20.00 fee for each exam. Proctorio features on-demand test taking so scheduling is not needed. Students can take an exam with Proctorio anytime during the exam availability, as indicated in the course schedule.
  • On-Site Proctoring – If you choose to utilize an on-site proctor, please check with the proctor regarding the fee, as fees vary. Students should request their proctor at least two weeks before the date they wish to take the exam.

To learn more about proctored exams, please review the information on the Global Campus Proctoring Services Website.

Exam

Type of Proctoring

Proctoring Fee

Time Limit

Instructions

Exam 1 Student chooses approved proctor Fee will be charged by proctor 2 hours 0 minutes Notes are not allowed. For an in-person proctor, students are allowed a simple 4-function calculator that must be shown both front and back to your proctor prior to beginning the exam. Student may also use the 4-function calculator on the computer. Blank scratch paper is permitted for in person proctoring only. The proctor must shred the student's scratch paper upon completion of the exam. IF A REMOTE PROCTOR IS USED, in accordance with the Accounting Department Policy - scratch paper is not allowed, student can only use a dry erase white board, pen, and eraser. Only the 4-function calculator on the computer is allowed. The remote proctor must confirm that the white board is wiped clean upon completion of the exam.
Exam 2 Student chooses approved proctor Fee will be charged by proctor 2 hours 0 minutes Notes are not allowed. For an in-person proctor, students are allowed a simple 4-function calculator that must be shown both front and back to your proctor prior to beginning the exam. Student may also use the 4-function calculator on the computer. Blank scratch paper is permitted for in person proctoring only. The proctor must shred the student's scratch paper upon completion of the exam. IF A REMOTE PROCTOR IS USED, in accordance with the Accounting Department Policy - scratch paper is not allowed, student can only use a dry erase white board, pen, and eraser. Only the 4-function calculator on the computer is allowed. The remote proctor must confirm that the white board is wiped clean upon completion of the exam.
Exam 3 Student chooses approved proctor Fee will be charged by proctor 2 hours 0 minutes Notes are not allowed. For an in-person proctor, students are allowed a simple 4-function calculator that must be shown both front and back to your proctor prior to beginning the exam. Student may also use the 4-function calculator on the computer. Blank scratch paper is permitted for in person proctoring only. The proctor must shred the student's scratch paper upon completion of the exam. IF A REMOTE PROCTOR IS USED, in accordance with the Accounting Department Policy - scratch paper is not allowed, student can only use a dry erase white board, pen, and eraser. Only the 4-function calculator on the computer is allowed. The remote proctor must confirm that the white board is wiped clean upon completion of the exam.

SYLLABUS:

The final syllabus will be available in the Learning Management System.

The links below are to tentative or past syllabi providing a general idea of what the course entails. They do not represent the current course’s syllabus, requirements or expectations.

2020-SPRI-ONLIN-ACCTG-230-25669-LEC
2019-fall-ONLIN-ACCTG-230-7904-LEC
2019-summ-ONLIN-ACCTG-230-2586-LEC