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Learning Objectives 1. Understand and apply the fundamental methodology to case writing using the seven step approach 2. Allocate time appropriately 3. Help promote communication and professionalism 10/3/2011 2 After studying this material, you should be able to:
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Why Do Cases? Apply cut and dried accounting techniques (technical knowledge) to the more complex real world situations. Aid in the development of your professional ethical standards and judgment - an integral part of financial accounting Choice and application of accounting policy is the real root of professional accounting practice Believe it or not: Financial numbers themselves are often not the most important part of financial accounting Practice in critical thinking and analysis and promote effective communication Important assessment tool in C and D level courses, professional exams and graduate schools 10/3/2011 3
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Type of Cases Determine whether the case question is directed or non-directed and whether it requires depth or breadth of analysis: 1. Depth of analysis Case will provide detailed information about one specific aspect of the business 2. Breadth of analysis Case will provide a wide variety of information about the situation 3. Directed Case question provide a focus for your response 4. Non-directed Case question provides more freedom in your response 10/3/2011 4
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Step 1-Skim Reading. Read and Understand the Required Read the “required” or the last paragraph of the case carefully and thoroughly before reading the entire case. It is important to
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