- Sustainability reporting
- Sustainability standards
Sustainability has become an important issue for accountants in terms of both reporting and assurance. Accountants need to be able to understand the issues behind sustainability so that they can continue to provide leadership in how firms communicate their sustainability initiatives.
Sustainability Related Courses Taught
- ACC 310 Intermediate Accounting – In this course, students complete two cases regarding sustainability. In the first, students examine a company’s sustainability report in order to understand the basics of reporting. In the second case, students determine what type of sustainability report that a firm that is presently not reporting should prepare. Both cases use real companies in order to expose students to real-life examples of sustainability reporting.