George Durler

Professor of Accounting

 Current Semester Course Information

Fall 2017
Dr. Durler's weekly tentative schedule including office hours for Fall 2017.   Dr. Durler's office is now 311, Cremer Hall THIRD floor
AC 353 A & ZA
Accounting Information Systems
A - MW 1:00 - 2:20 CH 315
ZA -- online
Accounting Information Systems: A Practitioner Approach, 8th edition, by Heagy, & Lehmann from Textbook Media Press.  ISBN:  1-930789-82-3  (There is also a 9th edition that can be used.  The only difference I've noticed as of 8/10/17 is the format is easier to read.)  You can use either edition.
Also check Textbook Media website for alternatives but it is recommended you purchase through the bookstore.
This book has some shortcomings but it is CONSIDERABLY cheaper than alternatives.  Material will be supplemented with additional items on Canvas
Tentative syllabus for AC 353 A - the face to face courseThe tentative syllabus for AC 353 ZA the online course.
The schedule included is NOT the official schedule for the course.  That will be provided on Canvas.

AC 860 XA
Advanced Accounting Information Systems 
Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know. Peter W. Singer, Allan Friedman. 
ISBN:  9780199918119
Publication Date:  01/03/2014, Publisher:  Oxford University Press 
ISBN:  9781517264314, Publisher:  CREATESPAC
Intelligent Digital Financial Reporting.  Hoffman, Charles
no ISBN  -- this is a free download from the author's web site on
The link is:
Enterprise Risk Management Framework 2017 version.  Author:  Committee Of Sponsoring Organizations (COSO)   -- this is still not yet available as of 8/15/2017 when Dr. Durler inquired again with COSO as to availability and cost to students.  Tentatively we will still plan to cover this material toward the end of the semester.
SAP project called Global Bike -- the material for this project will be provided through Canvas.  
Tentative syllabus for the course - updated 8/17/17

Access to all supplemental course materials is through Canvas
Information related to semester courses is provided through a secure server accessible only to students enrolled in my courses.   This server requires each student to have a username and password.  You can also access Canvas through BuzzIn in which case you do not have to separately login to Canvas.  Check with Dr. Durler if you do not know how to access Canvas or BuzzzIn.

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Revised 8/16/2017