Financial Reporting and Analysis

Course Code: FIN 3010

Academic Year: 2018-2019

This course focuses on understanding the role of published financial statements, the framework they must conform to and the role and techniques used by a financial analyst to compare, evaluate and predict financial performance. Through the use of case studies and other approaches, this course explores key differences between IFRS and GAAP in terms of reporting requirements and making adjustments to facilitate comparisons and projections. The topic of motivation for and signals of accounting fraud are introduced.