CPAR Accounting & Financial Reporting

CPAR - 2019/July, Seg.04 - Sustainability and Academia: A Partnership for Progress

Course Overview
As businesses face a unique set of challenges, from climate change and resource constraints to technological innovation, their stakeholders are seeking greater information on how those enterprises are managing the issues that affect long-term value. Prof. Barbara Porco, director of Fordham University's Center for Professional Accounting Practices, updates us on the latest reporting initiatives, including her university's innovative partnership with the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Recognize the role of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB);
  • Identify the characteristics of SASB standards;
  • Recognize Fordham's efforts in the sustainability initiative; and
  • Identify the financial information stakeholders.

Content Partner:

CPA Reports Online

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in financial reporting or accounting, or an introductory course in accounting.

Speaker / Author:

SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD-ROM, and video. In the accounting market, SmartPros also has a predominant news and information portal which receives 200,000+ visits per month and provides services to over 100,000 subscribers. SmartPros' customers include 50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each of its professional markets.

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
  • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
  • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
  • Ram: 256 MB minimum
  • Sound card with speakers/headphones
  • Windows or Mac OS


Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $69.90


Course Code : CPAR1402-FM

Release Date : 07/31/2019
Expire Date : 09/09/2020
Credits :
CPE 2.00
QAS 2.00

Course Level : Update
Course Type : Self-Study
Length : 1hr 40min
Passing Grade : 70%
Field Of Study : Accounting

Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible

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