Accounting & Information System
is arguably one of the earliest applications of information system in business.
Accountants need solid. Information system knowledge and skills in order to provide
better information for business decision making. A central feature of
accounting in today’s business world is the interaction of accounting.
with computer based information systems. As primary users of information
systems in organisations, accountants must participate in their design and
implementation; and understand their operation.
EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES
By the end of the course unit
students should be able to:
key issues associated with the application of information systems for
accounting and business decision making
- describe the core business procese
and understand hywo these processes are implemented in AIS
- Discuss the risks and controls
associated with business process and AIS
- Discuss the basic knowledge of how
accounting information systems function in today’s business environment
- Explain the issues in information