ACCT 687 Assurance Services (4 credits)

Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Accounting : Performing both internal audit projects and external assurance engagements; from understanding how governance plays a key role, assessing the need for an engagement, to developing and performing the procedures, through to documenting and reporting results. While this course is primarily designed for students who wish to practise public accounting or to work in internal audit, it would be beneficial to a wide range of students because it focuses on the key concepts of auditing, such as risk, materiality, and internal control, which are concepts that have broad application.

Terms: Fall 2018

Instructors: Evan Schneiderman, Joshua Tassoni (Fall)

  • Prerequisite(s): ACCT 653, ACCT 654, ACCT 663, ACCT 664

  • Restriction(s): Open only to students in the Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting (GCPA) program.