Assurance services with focus on the audit of financial statements. The basic financial statement audit process is discussed, including the concepts of evidence, materiality, and risk. The role of professional ethics and legal liability in the auditing profession.

Duplicate Credit

Not open to students with credit in ACCT 5200/7200

Semester Course Offered

Offered fall and spring semester every year.

Grading System

A-F (Traditional)


ACCT 5010

Nontraditional Format

Additional Requirements for Honors Credit: Students will complete three additional projects on reporting requirements for publicly traded U.S. companies and the role of the auditor in those filings.

The project is worth 10 percent of the course grade for Honors students. Course points are reweighed to include this assignment and place these students on the grading scale with all other students in the course.

Pre or Corequisite

(ACCT 5310/7310 or ACCT 5310H) and permission of Honors

Athena Title


Syllabi ACCT 5200H
Credit Hours 3.0