Auditing  |  Format: Flash

Learning from the Mistakes of Others: Common Auditor Oversights, Errors, and Misjudgments

Course Overview
This course provides an overview of common auditor oversights, errors, and misjudgments. This includes a discussion of the hierarchy of audit mistakes, consequences of audit deficiencies, as well as common mistakes that occur during each of the respective phases of an audit. Finally, this course also provides ways in which an auditor can avoid audit deficiencies.

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

  • Recognize what is meant by the expectations gap
  • Identify the hierarchy of audit mistakes and consequences of audit deficiencies
  • Recognize common mistakes during key phases of an audit
  • Identify ways to avoid audit deficiencies

    Catalog Number: 99KNA15
    CPE Credits: 2 Registry / 2 QAS
    Author: Michael Chris Knapp
    Advanced Preparation:
    Course Level: Basic
    Field of Study: Auditing
    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 or Mac OS
    Release/Expiration Dates: May 01, 2019 / May 01, 2021