Accounting Information Systems, 15th edition
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Accounting Information Systems is your source for the most comprehensive coverage of AIS. Presenting a variety of multi-industry, real-world case studies and examples, the text will help you see how AIS has changed the role of an accountant. With hands-on exercises and visuals to deepen your understanding of the material, you'll come away prepared for a successful accounting career in public practice, industry, or government.
The 15th Edition covers the most recent updates in AIS. Coverage includes how developments in IT affect business processes and controls; the effect of recent regulatory developments on the design and operation of accounting systems; and how accountants can use AIS to add value to an organization.
Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2021
Subject: Accounting & Taxation
Category: Accounting Information Systems
Table of contents
Brief Table of Contents
PART I: CONCEPTUAL FOUNDATIONS OF ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS
- Accounting Information Systems: An Overview
- Overview of Transaction Processing and Enterprise Resource Planning Systems
- Systems Documentation Techniques
PART II: DATA ANALYTICS
- Relational Databases
- Introduction to Data Analytics in Accounting
- Transforming Data
- Data Analysis and Presentation
PART III: CONTROL OF ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS
- Fraud and Errors
- Computer Fraud and Abuse Techniques
- Control and Accounting Information Systems
- Controls for Information Security
- Confidentiality and Privacy Controls
- Processing Integrity and Availability Controls
PART IV: ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS APPLICATIONS
- The Revenue Cycle: Sales to Cash Collections
- The Expenditure Cycle: Purchasing to Cash Disbursements
- The Production Cycle
- The Human Resources Management and Payroll Cycle
- General Ledger and Reporting System
PART V: THE REA DATA MODEL
- Database Design Using the REA Data Model
- Implementing an REA Model in a Relational Database
- Special Topics in REA Modeling
PART VI: THE SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT PROCESS
- Introduction to Systems Development and Systems Analysis
- AIS Development Strategies
- Systems Design, Implementation, and Operation
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