Auditing the purchasing process including accounts payable and expenses, assets, and inventory related to the purchasing process.
Audit testing of revenue process.
Audit sampling is necessary because we cannot test all transaction in the audit process and must use sampling in order to make a determination about many audit assertions
Internals are a critical part of the audit process and a critical part of the running of an organization.
Explain the function of audit evidence, describe management assertions about transactions, account balances and disclosures, list procedures to obtain audit evidence and describe reliability of audit procedures.
Audit risk assessment includes, analyzing what audit risk is, audit risk assessment process, analysis of how to act on audit risk results, & documentation of audit risk assessment.
Audit planning stage – list steps involved int the preliminary engagement, explain information included in and engagement letter, explain the steps in planning an audit, describe immateriality & it’s importance.
Audit environment – Types of auditory, list attest and assurance services, describe the organizational structure of an accounting firm, and explain the need for audit standards.
Auditing 101 introduction; audit defined, attestation defined, assurance services defined. Explanation on why audits are important, outline of the audit process.
Managerial accounting situation designed to highlight common problems in managerial decisions and formal process to make decisions. Included discussion of relevant costs and benefits. Scenarios include accepting additional business or a special offer, decision to make or buy, decision to scrap or rework, decision to sell or process further, decision about sales mix, and decision to eliminate a segment.