Case Set Faq

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Case Set Instructions

Which cases do I complete, and when is each case set due?

See the syllabus.

How do I prepare the cases?

Start with a cover page that provides class information (ACCT 4400, etc.) and the names of all team members. The cover page should also include the specific cases or parts of cases completed by each team member along with any reviewing responsibilities. The answers to the three cases in each case set must follow the order listed in the syllabus.

All materials must be typed double-space using Times New Roman, 12-point font with 1 inch margins on all sides. There are exceptions to this rule: * Tables produced in Excel used as audit work papers and/or to show calculations do not have to be double-spaced. These tables must be copied and pasted into your write-up at the appropriate locations. * Table notes can be in 10-point font and do not need to be double-spaced. For an example, see Case Assignment 2-3.

References are important so that a writer does not plagiarize (pass another person’s thoughts or words as her/his own). All references must be cited in the text and included in a reference list at the end of each case. Examples include the AICPA Code of Conduct, Auditing Standards, SEC statements, practitioner journals, web sites, and the textbook. You do not need to reference class notes or your own thoughts. To format references, use any of the three generally accepted methods: APA, Chicago, or MLA. The Purdue Online Writing Lab offers free guidance on these methods at http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/2/.

How do I access appropriate technical standards?

* Public company auditing standards are available at no charge on the PCAOB’s web site. * Auditing standards for certain other entities are available at no charge on the AICPA’s web site. * Relevant SEC publications are available at no…...

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