Accounting and IT Systems I

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Doel vak

Academic and Research Skills:
- Analytical thinking will be trained by analyzing different cases and
by providing arguments for different solutions

Bridging Theory and Practice:
- Theoretical concepts are applied to real-world problems
- Accounting skills and newly gained knowledge on accounting information
systems are applied in SAP

Social Professional Skills:
- The revenue cycle (order-to-cash) is executed and analyzed in groups

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Accounting and IT Systems I addresses key topics of accounting
information systems and their use to provide accurate and timely
information to support effective decision-making in organizations and to
provide information relevant to the organization’s stakeholders. The
well-functioning of accounting information systems is vital for
organizations, therefore internal controls and risk management are
important topics that need to be addressed in order to mitigate,
identify and react to fraudulent acts that are threats to modern
organizations and ensure systems availability.


Applications in SAP


Written exam – Individual assessment
SAP case study – Group assessment


Romney & Steinbart – Accounting Information Systems, 14th edition

D.J. Schenk, C.T. Draijer – Hands-on with SAP ERP and IDES, isbn
9781783654529 (free download from Bookboon)

VU-Syllabus (published on Canvas)

Journal articles

Aanbevolen voorkennis

Basic knowledge on accounting and bookkeeping

Algemene informatie

Vakcode E_EBE3_AIT1
Studiepunten 6 EC
Periode P1
Vakniveau 200
Onderwijstaal Engels
Faculteit School of Business and Economics
Vakcoördinator dr. N. Detzen
Examinator dr. N. Detzen
Docenten drs. J.G.I. van den Belt RA
dr. N. Detzen

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