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Unformatted text preview: ACIS 3115 Intermediate Financial Accounting Spring 2012 INSTRUCTOR: Dr. W. Patrick Fan OFFICE: Pamplin 3104 OFFICE PHONE: (540) 231-6588 E-MAIL: [email protected] OFFICE HOURS: T, Th 1:00pm – 2:00 pm or by appointment Required Text: Intermediate Accounting by Kieso, Weygandt and Warfield, 14 th Edition (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2012) Course Objective: To provide a more in-depth study of accounting concepts, building from the foundation gained in Principles I and II. Students will study the more technical concepts within the balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows, along with other important accounting and financial concepts. Students will also analyze differences between IFRS and GAAP. Prerequisites: Successful completion of ACIS 2115 and ACIS 2504 CLASS POLICIES: Attendance and class participation : I will not take attendance, however, I highly recommend that you attend class. The material covered in this class can be difficult to learn outside of class. Promptness is expected. Conduct: I expect you to behave in a professional manner. I reserve the right to deduct points (depending on severity) for any of the following: failure to be prepared for class, sleeping in class, disrupting class with chatter between classmates, texting, reading the newspaper, studying for other courses, or repeatedly coming in late or leaving early. If your behavior is obvious enough to distract me, then it is obvious enough to distract others. Please visit me during my office hours if you have any questions or concerns. Course Changes : Please be aware that the syllabus is a general guide only. At times, we will be going either more slowly or faster than indicated. You should use your own judgment as you prepare for class each day. I expect you to periodically check the syllabus and schedule for changes. If you are not in the class when changes to the schedule are made, you are still responsible for new/updated material. ACIS 3115 Syllabus Grades: Grades will be determined based on the following items: Assignments Percentage Exam I – Chapters 1 – 5 27.5% Exam II – Chapters 6 – 9 27.5% Final Exam – Chapters 1 – 11, Comprehensive 30% Quizzes & Homework...
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