bsa505 | Graduate

Is Auditing Processes

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This course focuses on information systems auditing, IT governance, and protection of information assets. An audit preparation guide is created. Applicable laws, regulations, standards, guidance, techniques, and professional ethics will be applied. Control self-assessment is evaluated as a process of continuous IS audit preparation.

This graduate-level course is 6 To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 6

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    IT Audit Role

    • Evaluate IT standards, implementation of guidance, and procedures.
    • Analyze IT procedures, security, and control processes.
    • Appraise the role of an IT audit.

    Audit Preparation

    • Apply self-assessment processes.
    • Produce an audit preparation guide.
    • Explore career opportunities and professional development.

    The Audit Process Overview

    • Examine the overall audit process.
    • Apply quality assurance processes to an audit process.
    • Distinguish the effect of technology changes to an audit process.

    Audit Planning

    • Apply a risk-based audit strategy.
    • Apply standards, guidance, techniques, and professional ethics.
    • Use audit planning techniques, steps, and project management.
    • Analyze the risk assessment and controls concept to comply with an audit process.


    • Apply evidence collection processes and sampling techniques.
    • Assess internal controls.
    • Examine legal and regulatory requirements related to IT audit.
    • Apply fraud detection processes and tools.

    Audit Reporting

    • Apply audit reporting techniques.
    • Examine audit exit interviewing processes.
    • Apply audit presentation and reporting.
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