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Accounting Information Systems

Accounting Information Systems

  • Marshall B. Romney
  • Paul John Steinbart
  • Author: Marshall B. Romney
    • ISBN:9789352866212
    • 10 Digit ISBN:9352866215
    • Price:Rs. 849.00
    • Pages:736
    • Imprint:Pearson Education
    • Binding:Paperback
    • Status:Available

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    The market-leading text with the most comprehensive, flexible coverage of AIS available.

    This market-leading text delivers the most comprehensive and flexible coverage of the our major approaches to teaching AIS, while allowing instructors the flexibility to reorder chapters and focus the material to suit their individual course needs. This new edition has been updated to cover all of the most recent developments in AIS and to show AIS has changed the roles of an accountant.


    Teaching and Learning Experience

    This texts presents a better teaching and learning experience-for you and your students. Here's how:

    Students see the concepts in action

    Up-to-date information covers critical topics

    Students get numerous opportunities to practice and hone their skills

    Instructors get the flexibility to tailor the material to fit their individual course needs"


    Table of Content

    Part I: Conceptual Foundations of Accounting Information Systems
    Chapter 1. Accounting Information Systems: An Overview
    Chapter 2. Overview of Transaction Processing and Enterprise Resource Planning Systems
    Chapter 3. Systems Documentation Techniques
    Chapter 4. Relational Databases
    Part II: Control and Audit of Accounting Information Systems
    Chapter 5. Computer Fraud
    Chapter 6. Computer Fraud and Abuse Techniques
    Chapter 7. Control and Accounting Information Systems
    Chapter 8. Information Systems Controls for System Reliability-Part 1: Information Security
    Chapter 9. Information Systems Controls for System Reliability-Part 2: Confidentiality and Privacy
    Chapter 10. Information Systems Controls for System Reliability-Part 3: Processing Integrity and Availability
    Chapter 11. Auditing Computer-Based Information Systems
    Part III: Accounting Information Systems Applications
    Chapter 12. The Revenue Cycle: Sales to Cash Collections
    Chapter 13. The Expenditure Cycle: Purchasing to Cash Disbursements
    Chapter 14. The Production Cycle
    Chapter 15. The Human Resources Management and Payroll Cycle
    Chapter 16. General Ledger and Reporting System
    Part IV: The REA Data Model
    Chapter 17. Database Design Using the REA Data Model
    Chapter 18. Implementing an REA Data Model in a Relational Database
    Chapter 19. Special Topics in REA Modeling
    Part V: The Systems Development Process
    Chapter 20. Introduction to Systems Development; Systems Analysis
    Chapter 21. AIS Development Strategies
    Chapter 22. Systems Design, Implementation, and Operation

    Salient Features

    Integrated chapter-opening cases introduce important material and reinforce key concepts.
     Key concepts and topics are identified
    Several key issues/problems to be solved as presented
    The cases are referenced throughout the chapter
    Chapter summaries present solutions to the problems and issues raised in the case
    A real-world view in the focus boxes and real-world examples help students understand how companies are using the latest IT developments to improve their AIS.
    Up-to-date information covers critical topics, such as:
    Fraud and computer fraud
    Internal control frameworks COSO, COSO-ERM, and COBIT
    Information security countermeasures, including the security and control implications associated with virtualization and cloud computing
    Hands-on Excel exercises, many based on "how-to" tutorials that appeared in recent issues of the Journal of Accountancy, help readers hone their computer skills.
    Numerous problems in every chapter provide additional opportunities to demonstrate mastery of key concepts.
    Cases in each chapter encourage reader to delve deeper into specific topics.
    Chapter quizzes let readers self assess their understanding of the material. Detailed explanations about the correct answer to each quiz question are provided.
    Extensive use of graphics enhances students' understanding of the concepts through hundreds of figures, diagrams, flowcharts, and tables."