2009-10_ACY1111Course_Syllabus_(Joyce) - THE CHINESE...

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CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG S CHOOL OF A CCOUNTANCY ACY1111 INTRODUCTORY FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING ( 基础财务会计 ) - M FIRST T ERM , 2009-2010 INSTRUCTOR Dr. Joyce L. H. Wang ( 王凌華 ) Office: Room 315, Teaching Complex at Western Campus (TCW) Phone: 2696 1692 E-mail: wanglinghua@cuhk.edu.hk Office hour: Thursday and Friday 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm; or by appointment TEACHING ASSISTANCE Mr. Cliff S. K. Lee ( 李少強 ) Office: Room LG02, LG Floor of Leung Kau Kui Building Phone: 2609-7644/2609-7844 E-mail: cliffl@baf.msmail.cuhk.edu.hk Office hour: Wednesday and Thursday 10:00 am to 12:00 noon; or by appointment COURSE CONTENT This course introduces basic financial accounting concepts, principles, and underlying theories. It also discusses how companies measure their net income, assets, liabilities and shareholders’ equity in compliance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). REQUIRED TEXTBOOK Weygandt, Kimmel and Kieso, Financial Accounting: A Focus on Fundamentals , John Wiley, 6 th edition, 2008. REFERENCE TEXTBOOK Weygandt, Chalmers, Mitrione, Fyfe, Kieso and Kimmel, Principles of Financial Accounting , John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd., 1 st edition, 2007 (A copy will be available at the library or at the TA office). COURSE ASSESSMENT Course grade will be based on the following elements: Uniform Final Exam 50% Mid-term Exam 30% Class Participation 5% Homework (individual) 5% Group Assignment (team work) 10% Total 100% FINAL EXAMINATION (50%) A uniform final examination will be given to all ACY1111 students. The final examination is closed-book and comprehensive. Topic coverage and examination format (e.g., problem, essay question and MC questions) will be announced in class. No make-up examination will be provided. 1
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