Auditing and Assurance Services Course
Auditing and Assurance Services focuses on how to plan and conduct an audit of a company’s financial statements and examines the importance of assurance services to users of financial statements. Learners apply techniques to identify and analyze evidence, identify fraud, and determine and publish an opinion report of the auditor’s findings.
max. 8 weeks
Estimated time per week
Financial Accounting,Managerial Accounting and Cost Analysis
Auditing and Assurance Services Course Overview
Describe the objectives, scope, and importance of audit and assurance services
Describe the processes of audit planning, collection and examination of audit evidence, and assessing materiality
Test controls, transactions, and account balances
Assess and respond to fraud in a mock scenario
Complete an audit and issue an opinion report
Explain the processes and procedures involved in auditing a company’s financial statements based on international auditing standards developed by the IAASB and IFAC
Auditing and Assurance Services Course Skills
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When you have a dedicated team on your side, you'll never be alone studying at Nexford. Hailing from many different countries and with online education expertise, our faculty provides you world-class support. Ask them questions during one-to-one office hours or live chat, email them any time, and get individual feedback on your assessments.
While you’re learning, you’ll also have full access to the Nexford online library, which includes access to millions of full-text articles, industry reports and key sources such as the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and The Economist.
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Auditing and Assurance Services Course Testimonials
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