Course Detail(A178 : Application Issues of Selected Complex FRSs (FRS 21 & FRS 110))

A178 : Application Issues of Selected Complex FRSs (FRS 21 & FRS 110)

7.00 CPE Hours (Category 1)
Classroom

Programme Objective

Accountants and auditors are faced with increasing challenges to deal with complexities posed by accounting standards. Besides interpretation issues, practitioners also have to deal with challenges in implementing the requirements of the standards. This workshop focuses on some of the more challenging requirements of selected accounting standards and explains the principles, requirements and the application and implementation considerations that practitioners should look out for. In dealing with complexities, the workshop draws participants’ attention to the underlying principles and basis that drive the requirements. In understanding the principles, participants are better able to implement the requirements of the standards. Hence, this workshop is unique in its focus on both the principles and processes of complex accounting standards.

Programme Outline

Critical and selected aspects of the following accounting standards will be dealt with during the workshop:

  • FRS 21 The Effects of Changes in Foreign Exchange Rates
  • FRS 110 Consolidated Financial Statements

Training Methodology
Lecture style, with Exercises/Case Studies

Closing Date for Registration
1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

An Intermediate level programme suitable for Practising Accountants, Non-Practising Accountants and Audit Professionals.

Competency Mapping

Category 1 = 7.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

10 Jul 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Pearl Tan

Date & Time

20 Dec 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Pearl Tan

Date & Time

25 Jul 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Pearl Tan

Testimonial

Funding

No funding Available!

Programme Facilitator(s)


Dr Pearl Tan
Associate Professor of Accounting (Education)
Singapore Management University


Dr Pearl Tan has extensive experience in teaching and developing courses on advanced topics in financial accounting. Dr Tan has won a number of teaching awards in SMU and also in Nanyang Technological University (NTU), where she previously taught. Dr Tan also conducts seminars for professional and government bodies, listed companies and auditing firms. Her research evaluates the implications of accounting standards on the informativeness of financial statements. Dr Tan has an active interest in the development of accounting standards and provides feedback to policy-making bodies.  She has co-authored two books on IFRS that are used by a number of Asian universities. Dr Tan serves on the inaugural Learning and Assessment Committee of the Singapore Qualification Programme, is a member of the Advisory Committee for Accounting Standards for Statutory Boards, and was also a member of the Financial Reporting Committee of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA).

Programme Objective

Accountants and auditors are faced with increasing challenges to deal with complexities posed by accounting standards. Besides interpretation issues, practitioners also have to deal with challenges in implementing the requirements of the standards. This workshop focuses on some of the more challenging requirements of selected accounting standards and explains the principles, requirements and the application and implementation considerations that practitioners should look out for. In dealing with complexities, the workshop draws participants’ attention to the underlying principles and basis that drive the requirements. In understanding the principles, participants are better able to implement the requirements of the standards. Hence, this workshop is unique in its focus on both the principles and processes of complex accounting standards.

Programme Outline

Critical and selected aspects of the following accounting standards will be dealt with during the workshop:

  • FRS 21 The Effects of Changes in Foreign Exchange Rates
  • FRS 110 Consolidated Financial Statements

Training Methodology
Lecture style, with Exercises/Case Studies

Closing Date for Registration
1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

An Intermediate level programme suitable for Practising Accountants, Non-Practising Accountants and Audit Professionals.

Competency Mapping

Category 1 = 7.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Pearl Tan
Associate Professor of Accounting (Education)
Singapore Management University


Dr Pearl Tan has extensive experience in teaching and developing courses on advanced topics in financial accounting. Dr Tan has won a number of teaching awards in SMU and also in Nanyang Technological University (NTU), where she previously taught. Dr Tan also conducts seminars for professional and government bodies, listed companies and auditing firms. Her research evaluates the implications of accounting standards on the informativeness of financial statements. Dr Tan has an active interest in the development of accounting standards and provides feedback to policy-making bodies.  She has co-authored two books on IFRS that are used by a number of Asian universities. Dr Tan serves on the inaugural Learning and Assessment Committee of the Singapore Qualification Programme, is a member of the Advisory Committee for Accounting Standards for Statutory Boards, and was also a member of the Financial Reporting Committee of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA).

Upcoming Schedule

Registration is closed

Date & Time

10 Jul 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 329.56
For Non-Members: $ 398.04

Programme Facilitator(s)

Dr Pearl Tan

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709