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Unethical behavior can ruin professional careers and could result in fines, penalties, or even a loss of licensure. This course focuses on the risks faced by those that work in either public accounting or industry.

Course Highlights:

  • Introduction to the concept of ethics
  • Examples of handling moral dilemmas
  • Steps in making ethical decisions
  • The importance of ethics in internal controls
  • The risk of a CPA’s fiduciary duty and other responsibilities
  • Role of the AICPA and SEC in monitoring ethical behavior

 

NOTE:
This course is approved by the Virginia Board of Accountancy (VBOA) to satisfy the Virginia-specific ethics requirement. After completing the course, please fill the required "Ethics Course 2021 Evaluation Form" provided in supporting material and submit by sending to (support@illumeo.com).

Reference:
https://boa.virginia.gov/individual-cpas/cpe/vboa-approved-ethics-course/ethics-course-2021-evaluation

Learning Objectives

  • Discover and describe the foundation of ethical behavior.
  • Identify and analyze moral and ethical dilemmas faced in day-to-day situations.
  • Explore and explain important principles underlying ethical decision-making.
Last updated/reviewed: April 15, 2021

Prerequisites

Course Complexity: Foundational

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.
This course is designed for Public and industry accountants at all levels interested in General Ethics.

Education Provider Information

Company:
Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
Contact:
For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
Course Syllabus
INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW
  12:56Introduction to General Ethics for Business
  11:35Introduction to the Concept of Ethics
  11:58Business Ethics
  13:22Culture of Integrity
  12:12Theory of Moral Development
  7:37Clarity in Intentions and Behavioral Justification
  10:02Steps in Making Ethical Decisions
  10:17The Importance of Ethics in Internal Controls
  8:40The Dilemma of Fiduciary Duty and CPA Responsibilities
CONTINUOUS PLAY
  1:38:39General Ethics for Business
SUPPORTING MATERIAL
  PDFSlides: General Ethics for Business
  PDFGeneral Ethics for Business Glossary/ Index
  PDFREQUIRED: Ethics Course 2021 Evaluation Form
REVIEW AND TEST
  quizREVIEW QUESTIONS
 examFINAL EXAM