MGT 785 Forensic Accounting

The objectives of this course are to provide students a basic understanding of Forensic (Investigative) Accounting and the skills required to effectively perform a forensic financial audit/investigation. Litigation support, gathering evidence, financial statement analysis, fraud investigations, business valuations, and the assessment of economic damages are the key topics and activities studied and practiced. Professional standards of conduct and responsibilities when performing and reporting the results of financial investigations are also examined.