This course describes auditing and assurance services, identify the different types of audits and the different types of assurance services, define the importance of ethics in the CPA and auditing professions, describe the different organizations that create and enforce ethical guidelines, and describe the important of independence for auditors.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the purpose of performing audit services.
  • Identify the purpose of assurance services.
  • Recognize the different types of assurance services.
  • Recognize the different types of audits.
  • Identify the organizations that provide ethical standards and guidelines.
  • Recognize the different areas of the principles of professional conduct.
Last updated/reviewed: June 16, 2021

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The course over performing auditing and other assurance services is a solid overview with a great deal of detailed information and focus on rules, standards and ethics.
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Prerequisites

Course Complexity: Foundational

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.

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
  1:45Introduction to Performing Auditing and Other Assurance Services
LESSON 1
  12:46Auditing Defined
  6:40Auditing Defined Cont'd
LESSON 2
  12:24Need for Auditing Services
  10:36Need for Auditing Services Cont'd
LESSON 3
  14:39Other Attestation Services
  11:03Other Attestation Services Cont'd
LESSON 4
  13:30Ethics Rules, Regulation and Ethics Enforcement
  11:10Ethics Rules, Regulation and Ethics Enforcement Cont'd
LESSON 5
  13:22Auditing Standards
LESSON 6
  9:22Ethics Defined
  11:24Ethics Defined Cont'd
LESSON 7
  7:06Professional Ethics
LESSON 8
  14:24Principles of Professional Conduct
CONTINUOUS PLAY
  2:30:11Performing Auditing and Other Assurance Services
SUPPORTING MATERIAL
  PDFSlides: Performing Auditing and Other Assurance Services
  PDFPerforming Auditing and Other Assurance Services Glossary/ Index
REVIEW AND TEST
  quizREVIEW QUESTIONS
 examFINAL EXAM