Core Concepts of Accounting Information Systems / Edition 8

Core Concepts of Accounting Information Systems / Edition 8

by Stephen A. Moscove, Mark G. Simkin, Nancy A. Bagranoff
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471072907

ISBN-13: 9780471072904

Pub. Date: 11/01/2002

Publisher: Wiley

Based on the authors' bestselling AIS: Concepts and Practice for Effective Decision Making, this dramatically shorter text is entirely updated to reflect recent changes in technology and AIS practice. Covers such subjects as EDI, reengineering, neural networks, client/server, and events accounting. In addition to examples included throughout every chapter, a special

Overview

Based on the authors' bestselling AIS: Concepts and Practice for Effective Decision Making, this dramatically shorter text is entirely updated to reflect recent changes in technology and AIS practice. Covers such subjects as EDI, reengineering, neural networks, client/server, and events accounting. In addition to examples included throughout every chapter, a special "AIS at Work" feature demonstrates how actual companies make use of the AIS concepts presented in each chapter. Contains two chapters on control and one each on information systems auditing and computer security and crime.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471072904
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/01/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.56(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

AN INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS.
Accounting Information Systems and the Accountant.
The Technology of Accounting Information Systems.
Documenting Accounting Information Systems.
ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS FOR COLLECTING, RECORDING, AND STORING BUSINESS DATA.
Transaction Processing: Fundamentals and Major Processing Cycles.
Transaction Processing: Additional Cycles, Special Industries, and Accounting Software.
Databases and Data Modeling for Accounting Information Systems.
INTERNAL CONTROLS WITHIN ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS.
Introduction to Internal Control Systems.
Controls for Computerized Accounting Information Systems.
Computer Crime and Ethics.
Auditing Computerized Accounting Information Systems.
DEVELOPING EFFECTIVE ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS.
Systems Study: Planning and Analysis.
Systems Study: Design Work.
Completion of Systems Study.
SPECIAL TOPICS IN ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS.
Information and Knowledge Processing Systems in Accounting.
Electronic Commerce and the Internet.
Index.

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