Introduction to Forensic Accounting

Code: OLRN1026

Course description

This course provides a basic understanding of the file of forensic accounting. It is designed to make you more aware and knowledgeable in the detection and prevention of white-collar crimes. Although the course is based mainly on theory and case analysis, it does delve into financial statement analysis and other tools designed to detect fraud along with various preventative measures to be considered when designing systems to prevent the occurrence of fraud and other abuses.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: OLRN1725 OLRN1725
Corequisites: None

Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021. Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021.