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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Introduction to Forensic Accounting

SCH-MGMT 620

Students will learn from experienced forensic accounting practitioners and real-life case studies to develop an understanding of the fundamentals of forensic accounting, including its applications in fraud investigation, fraud prevention, corporate and regulatory compliance, litigation support and expert witness testimony. Topics will include leading practices in executing forensic assignments, relevant accounting professional standards, the regulations and legal requirements affecting engagements, the type of scrutiny encountered in courtrooms, boardrooms or other administrative venues, and the linkages between forensic accounting and auditing, internal control and corporate governance.
Course Details

Summer 2021

On-Line
May 17, 2021 - Jul 23, 2021
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86756
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Base Cost: $2,400 ($800/credit)
Term Fee: $47
Start date: May 17, 2021
End date: Jul 23, 2021
Last day to add: May 24, 2021
Last day to drop: May 24, 2021
Last day to withdraw: Jun 27, 2021