Nanyang Technological University

Nanyang Business School

Nanyang Business School - Undergraduate Programmes

Course Description

AC2104 Assurance & Auditing

Acad Unit: 4
Pre-requisite: AC1102 or AC1104

Course Description:

This course provides students with an in-depth understanding of key assurance concepts and methodologies, as well as develops the skills and attitudes needed to effectively and efficiently conduct financial statements audits and other assurance services.

This course aims to inculcate in students' critical knowledge, skills and attitudes that an effective assurance professional should possess, adn emphasizes active learning at bith individual and group levels through project work, seminar discussions and activities. Critical skills that are developed and reinforced through the various course activities include problem solving and decision making, critical thinking, research, communication, teamwork and interpersonl skills. Important attitudes and values that his ciurse aims to impart include professional values and ethics, social responsibilities, and receptiveness to differing views, professional skepticism and a passion for proactive self-learning.