Accounting  |  Format: Flash

What Every Accounting Professional Needs to Know About AI and RPA

Course Overview
This course provides an overview of artificial intelligence (AI) and robotic process automation (RPA). This includes a discussion of the business landscape, how the accounts payable process is a good candidate for RPA, as well as the overall impact on accounting. This course also addresses how technology can help with compliance requirements, the skillset likely to be in demand in the future, as well as examples of how AI and RPA have already been implemented in certain areas.

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

  • Recognize key developments and impacts of automation
  • Identify key areas such as A/P and others that are impacted by the use of artificial intelligence and robotic process automation
  • Recognize how artificial intelligence and robotic process automation work and can assist in strengthening and improving processes
  • Recognize skillsets likely to be in demand in the future

       
    Catalog Number: 99SCH21
    CPE Credits: 2 Registry / 2 QAS
    Author: Mary S. Schaeffer
    Prerequisites/
    Advanced Preparation:
    None
    Course Level: Basic
    Field of Study: Accounting
    Content Partner: SmartPros Ltd.
    QAS: QAS Certified based on 50 minute hours.
    Course Type: Self-Study
    Minimum Passing Grade: 70%
    Soft/Hardware Reqs.:  Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
     56k or Greater Internet Connection
     Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
     Ram: 256 MB minimum
     Sound card with speakers/headphones
     Windows 2000 or higher
    Release/Expiration Dates: Apr 22, 2019 / Apr 22, 2021

     

     

     

     

     

     

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