CPA Part II Section IV

Intro One

Introduction

This section is intended to equip the candidate with knowledge, skills and attitudes that will enable him/her to advance in Auditing and Assurance, Management Information Systems and Quantitative Analysis

LEARNING OUTCOME

Auditing and Assurance

A candidate who passes this paper should be able to:

  • Plan an audit assignment
  • Comply with the regulatory framework during an audit assignment
  • Obtain audit evidence and use the work of others to meet audit objectives
  • Assess audit risk
  • Execute an audit assignment and prepare an audit report
LEARNING OUTCOME

Management Information Systems

A candidate who passes this paper should be able to:

  • Effectively use ICT facilities in an organisation
  • Apply the knowledge of ICT strategy and its role in facilitating competitive
    advantage in business
  • Use data communication networks, the Internet and e-commerce in optimizing
    business opportunities
  • Implement information systemsโ€™ security, controls and social ethical issues
    required in a business environment
  • Implement ICT governance and risk management principles in business
LEARNING OUTCOME

Quantitative Analysis

A candidate who passes this paper should be able to:

  • Use mathematical techniques in solving business problems
  • Apply set theory in business decision making
  • Apply operation research techniques in decision making
  • Apply simulation techniques in analyzing business situations.