Course Detail(E131 : Ethical Dilemmas for Accountants in Business (Mandarin))

E131 : Ethical Dilemmas for Accountants in Business (Mandarin)

7.00 CPE Hours (Category 2)
Classroom

Programme Objective

This course is conducted in Mandarin.

This course discusses the potential ethical dilemmas faced by accountants and reviews the ISCA’s Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics for Accountants in Business/Industry.

Participants are encouraged to engage actively in the discussions of the real-life cases involving ethical dilemmas.

Programme Outline

Part 1 Key Concepts & Overview

1         Professional ethics 
                 The concept of professional ethics
                 The working knowledge of professional ethics
  
2         Accounting professional ethics 
                 An overview of accounting professional ethics
                 The Importance of Professional Ethics for accountants
                 Pressures resulting in accountants to act unethically
                 Acting in the public interest
  
3         Ethical dilemmas facing accountants 
                 Who is favored when there's a conflict of interest?
                 How is preparation and disclosure of information deemed adequate?
                 Having the necessary professional competence?
                 Some threats posed by financial interests?
                 Is it alright to accept or provide gifts?
                 How to show support professionally?
                 Special considerations with regard to confidentiality?
  
4         A case study of ethical dilemmas for accountants
 
                 Faced with cooking the books
  

Part 2  Threats and Protection

5         Professional Obligations of Accountants in Business/Industry 
                 Accounting and Finance
                 Analysis and Reporting
  
6         Key Areas of Concern for Accountants in Business/Industry 
                 Self-interest
                 Self-review
                 Advocacy
                 Familiarity and Intimidation
  
7         Protective Measures 
                 By employers
                 By individuals
                 By legislations
  

Part 3 Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism

8         ISCA Ethics Pronouncement EP200 
                 Criminal Offences
                 Reporting and Tipping-off
                 Knowledge and Suspicion 
                Procedures when possible Money Laundering or Terrorist Financing is discovered or suspected

For the Mandarin Programme Outline, please click here.



Training Methodology
Lecture style, with Exercises/Case Studies

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

Intended For

A Foundation level programme intended for Accountants in Business and Finance. Professionals who are interested to understand the obligations of accountants in the light of ethics are encouraged to attend.

Competency Mapping

Category 2 = 7.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

17 Dec 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Lee Hock Hai

Date & Time

18 Jun 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Lee Hock Hai

Date & Time

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

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Lee Hock Hai

Testimonial

Funding

No funding Available!

Programme Facilitator(s)


Lee Hock Hai
FCCA, MBA, MBCS, MCIM, PhD


Hock Hai was the Senior Advisor of China Banking with the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Prior to that, he has held positions of Head of Finance at RHB Bank and Head of Operations at China Construction Bank. Hock Hai has extensive experience in the areas of Accounting and Internal Audit. He has conducted various seminars and training courses for ISCA as well as the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCCI) for courses and seminars in Mandarin, and in China for Chinese Accounting Standards.

He authored the Book, “A Pot of Never Boiling Water – How to Quickly Improve Your Oral English”. Currently, his passion lies in assisting Singapore to be an International Educational Hub for Students from Asia, particularly China.

Programme Objective

This course is conducted in Mandarin.

This course discusses the potential ethical dilemmas faced by accountants and reviews the ISCA’s Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics for Accountants in Business/Industry.

Participants are encouraged to engage actively in the discussions of the real-life cases involving ethical dilemmas.

Programme Outline

Part 1 Key Concepts & Overview

1         Professional ethics 
                 The concept of professional ethics
                 The working knowledge of professional ethics
  
2         Accounting professional ethics 
                 An overview of accounting professional ethics
                 The Importance of Professional Ethics for accountants
                 Pressures resulting in accountants to act unethically
                 Acting in the public interest
  
3         Ethical dilemmas facing accountants 
                 Who is favored when there's a conflict of interest?
                 How is preparation and disclosure of information deemed adequate?
                 Having the necessary professional competence?
                 Some threats posed by financial interests?
                 Is it alright to accept or provide gifts?
                 How to show support professionally?
                 Special considerations with regard to confidentiality?
  
4         A case study of ethical dilemmas for accountants
 
                 Faced with cooking the books
  

Part 2  Threats and Protection

5         Professional Obligations of Accountants in Business/Industry 
                 Accounting and Finance
                 Analysis and Reporting
  
6         Key Areas of Concern for Accountants in Business/Industry 
                 Self-interest
                 Self-review
                 Advocacy
                 Familiarity and Intimidation
  
7         Protective Measures 
                 By employers
                 By individuals
                 By legislations
  

Part 3 Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism

8         ISCA Ethics Pronouncement EP200 
                 Criminal Offences
                 Reporting and Tipping-off
                 Knowledge and Suspicion 
                Procedures when possible Money Laundering or Terrorist Financing is discovered or suspected

For the Mandarin Programme Outline, please click here.



Training Methodology
Lecture style, with Exercises/Case Studies

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

Intended For

A Foundation level programme intended for Accountants in Business and Finance. Professionals who are interested to understand the obligations of accountants in the light of ethics are encouraged to attend.

Competency Mapping

Category 2 = 7.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Lee Hock Hai
FCCA, MBA, MBCS, MCIM, PhD


Hock Hai was the Senior Advisor of China Banking with the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Prior to that, he has held positions of Head of Finance at RHB Bank and Head of Operations at China Construction Bank. Hock Hai has extensive experience in the areas of Accounting and Internal Audit. He has conducted various seminars and training courses for ISCA as well as the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCCI) for courses and seminars in Mandarin, and in China for Chinese Accounting Standards.

He authored the Book, “A Pot of Never Boiling Water – How to Quickly Improve Your Oral English”. Currently, his passion lies in assisting Singapore to be an International Educational Hub for Students from Asia, particularly China.


Upcoming Schedule

Registration is closed

Date & Time

17 Dec 2018 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

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

Programme Facilitator(s)

Lee Hock Hai

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709