Course Details

Accounting for Decision-Making [Kellogg]

This course is designed to acquaint students with the process used to construct financial reports of organization. The objective is to understand the decisions that must be made in the financial reporting process and to develop the ability to evaluate and use accounting data. Emphasis is placed on understanding the breadth of accounting measurement practices and on being able to make the adjustments necessary for careful analysis. The course higlights the linkages between accounting information and management planning, decision making and control. ACCT-430 and BUSCOM 649K are mutually exclusive. Students enrolled in ACCT-430 will not earn credit in BUSCOM 649K. Students enrolled in BUSCOM 649K will not earn credit in ACCT-430. This course is offered on the quarter calendar on the Chicago campus. Classroom: The class meets in Wieboldt Hall. Class assignments are posted at the entrances to Wieboldt Hall at the beginning of the term. Evaluation: Final Examination on the same evening the class meets in the week immediately following the last class. Teaching Method: Text: Prerequisites: None Grading system: This courses uses the Kellogg School of Management grading system of A, B, C, D, F.

Catalog Number: BUSCOM 649K
Practice Areas: Business, Corporate,Trans AreaCommercial Practice AreaTaxation Practice Area
Additional Course Information: Co-listed with Kellogg,  Co-listed with KSM


Course History

Fall 2015
Title: Accounting for Decision-Making [Kellogg]
Faculty: Engel, Ellen Elizabeth
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 25     Actual: 25

Fall 2014
Title: Accounting for Decision-Making [Kellogg]
Faculty: Magee, Robert Paul
Section: 1     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 25     Actual: 25

Fall 2014
Title: Accounting for Decision-Making [Kellogg]
Faculty: Naughton, James Patrick
Section: 2     Credits: 2.5
Capacity: 25     Actual: 25