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Unformatted text preview: Copyright © 2009 School of Accountancy, Arizona State University 1 ACCOUNTING 241 - USES OF ACCOUNTING INFORMATION II Fall 2009 Course Lecturer/Coordinator: Karen Geiger Office: BA223-O Office Phone: (480) 965-0823 Email: [email protected] Office Hours: Monday 11:45 to 12:45 & Wednesday: 10:45am – 11:45am and by appointment Breakout Instructor Name: ___________________________________________ Breakout Instructor Email: _______________________________________________________ BREAKOUT SLN: _________________ BREAKOUT ROOM #: _____________ APLIA Section ________ Phone: (480) 965-3631 (School of Accountancy) Use this number to leave a message for your Breakout Instructor . See MEGA Blackboard site for Instructors’ office hours (under “Office Hours” button). ( You can see any ACC241 instructor for assistance). Required Text: Cornerstones of Managerial Accounting , with Aplia, Rich, Jones, Mowen, Hansen [Text book cover: Arizona State University, Rich/Jones/Mowen/Hansen (hourglass on cover)] Note : The text sold by the bookstore is a shrink-wrapped, custom published, loose-leafed version of the textbook that excludes chapters we do not use. This textbook is also packaged with an Aplia software code (used for online homework) and gives you free access to the e-book. Please see the blackboard Mega site, Aplia button for additional details concerning this . Since the textbook is shrink-wrapped and sold with a software code, the bookstore will NOT buy back unless it is unopened. You should not purchase any USED (prior semester) editions. The book is a new edition and the homework access code is for new software being adopted this semester. You will not be able to purchase the access code separately. Supplemental Materials : Printouts of various ACC241 Materials– Available on Mega Blackboard site (go to http://myasucourses.asu.edu – note that there is no ‘www’ in the URL). If you need blackboard assistance, please call the UTO Help Desk at (480) 965-6500 or email [email protected] with your questions. Calculator with basic mathematical functions (No sharing permitted on quizzes or exams). No cell phone calculator allowed. Overview: ACC241 is designed to equip students to make effective and efficient use of accounting information in managerial decision making. After completing this course students should: Understand what is conveyed by “standard” accounting reports. Be able to request special reports that support their role as a decision-maker in an organization. Apply managerial accounting concepts to unstructured problems. Possess enhanced analytical and communication skills necessary for success in the business world. Possess a greater understanding of business and how accounting information is used by all business managers to make decisions....
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- Fall '08
- Accounting, School of Accountancy