310Syllabus-Spring08

310Syllabus-Spring08 - ACCOUNTING 310 Intermediate...

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ACCOUNTING 310 Intermediate Financial Accounting I Spring, 2008 Instructor: Harriette Griffin Phone: (919) 515-1008 Office: Nelson 3146 E-mail: Please use the e-mail feature in Blackboard Vista. If Blackboard is experiencing technical difficulties or down for server maintenance, use harriette_griffin@ncsu.edu Class Blackboard Page : http://vista.ncsu.edu (unity login required) Office Hours: MW 1:30 – 3:00 pm, and by appointment My Class Schedule : ACC 210-002, MWF 9:10 – 10:00 (Nelson 1212) ACC 210-003, MWF 10:15 – 11:05 (Nelson 1212) ACC 310-003, MWF 12:25 – 1:15 (Nelson 1212) Course Objectives: This course is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of financial accounting concepts, procedures, and financial statements as well as the measurement of income and assets. Skills related to problem solving and analytical thinking and writing will also be developed. At the completion of the course, students should be able to: Work a comprehensive accounting practice set that employs special journals, general and subsidiary ledgers, and financial statements Apply current accounting standards to research questions Identify and account for accounting changes Prepare an intermediate level income statement, statement of stockholders’ equity, balance sheet, and statement of cash flows Classify and record transactions dealing with cash and receivables List control methods for cash and receivables Describe and apply revenue recognition principles Define and use inventory methods, and Classify and record transactions dealing with non-current tangible and intangible assets. Prerequisites: ACC 210 with a grade of C- or better. I. Textbook and Other Materials A. Intermediate Accounting (2007 FASB Update) , Kieso, Weygandt, and Warfield, 12th Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2007, (ISBN #978-0470128749) (REQUIRED) ** B. Rockford Corporation: An Accounting Practice Set , Kieso, Weygandt, and Warfield, 12th Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2007, (ISBN #0-471-74957-5) (REQUIRED) ** ** Available together as a binder-ready custom package at the NCSU bookstore for a combined cost of $142.50. C. Non-programmable (non-graphing) calculator. An HP 10BII financial calculator is recommended. Price new: $29.99 (Amazon.com) (REQUIRED)
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2 II. Grading Policies A. Calculation of Course Grade: Exam #1 9 % Exam #2 19 % Exam #3 19 % Final Exam (comprehensive) 25 % Homework/Quizzes 12 % Case #1 4 % Case #2 4 % Practice Set 8 % Total 100 % B. Grading Scale: See the attendance policy section in this syllabus for discussion on grades within a half of a point or less of the next highest grade. A+ 97 – 100 D+ 67 – 69 A 93 – 96 D 63 – 66 A- 90 – 92 D- 60 – 62 B+ 87 – 89 F Below 60 B 83 – 86 B- 80 – 82 C+ 77 – 79 C 73 – 76 C- 70 – 72 III. Homework, Quizzes, Exams, and Research Cases A. Homework & Quizzes : Together, graded homework and quizzes will make up 12% of your total grade.
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