Foundations in data and analytics for the accounting profession
This course will be an overview of:
- How the increase in data and data analysis tools are changing the skills needed in the accounting profession
- How to apply the business analytics cycle to identify questions, identify and prepare data, perform analyses, and communicate results
- How descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics are used in business
- How decision-making can be enhanced using data analytics in auditing, financial, managerial, and tax accounting.