Loyola College in Maryland
Rice's AC101, Financial Accounting
Fall 2001 Schedule of Classes
Mon. & Wed. Class (i.e., Sections C)


Sept.  5 - Introduction to Course and to the Accounting Profession
                E-mail BRice@Loyola.edu before midnight that you have read complete syllabus
                    and agree to abide by it.

        10 - Read Text Preface - pp. VII thru XI;
               Introduction Chap., Actual Lecture (The Accounting Environment, pp. 1-11);
               Chap. 1 & Appendix, Actual Lecture (Accounting and its Use...).
               Send introduction to course LISTSERV list before midnight

        12 - E1-1 thru 9 (except 8)(55), P1-1(25), P1-4(45), CT1-3(20)

        17 - Chap. 2, Virtual Lecture (Recording Transactions)

        19 - E2-1 thru 10 (80), P2-4(105), P2-5(20), CT2-3(20)

        24 - Chap. 3, Virtual Lecture (Adjustments)
               Read AICPA Code of Professional Conduct (i.e., Ethics Code)

        26 - E3-1 thru 15, except 3 (80), P3-3(30), P3-4(40), CT3-2(40)

Oct.    1 - Chap. 4, Virtual Lecture (Completing Accounting Cycle)

          3 - E4-2 & 6 thru 8,10,11,13,14 (75), P4-2A{Req. a-c only}(35), P4-4(50)

          8 >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> TEST I (Intro. & Chap. 1 - 4) <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

        10 - Chap. 6 & Appendix, Virtual Lecture (Merchandising Transactions)

        15 - E6-1 thru 12, except 5 & 6 (80), P6-2(25), P6-4(70)
               Internet assignment #1 due before midnight

        17 - Chap. 7, Virtual Lecture (Inventories)

        22 - E7-2,6,11,12,15,16,18 (55), P7-1(20), P7-4(35), P7-8A(50), CT7-4(20)

        24 - Chap. 8, Virtual Lecture (Cash)

        29 - E8-1 thru 10 (75), P8-1A(30), P8-2(40), P8-4(20), CT8-2(30)

        31 - Chap. 5, Virtual Lecture (Acctg. Theory) {Skip FASB FW Project, pp. 186-195}
               Chap. 9, Virtual Lecture (Receivables & Payables)

Nov.   5 - E5-1 & 3 thru 5 (30), P5-1(10);
                E9-1 thru 11, except 2 (80), P9-1(15), P9-5(50), CT9-1(25)

          7 - >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> TEST II (Chap. 5 - 9) <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

         12 - Chap. 10, Virtual Lecture (Property, Plant & Equipment)

         14 - E10-1 thru14, except 8 & 9 (110), P10-5(10)

         19 - Chap. 11, Virtual Lecture (Disposals & Intangibles)
                Internet assignment #2 due before midnight

         26 - E11-1 thru 5,9,10,12 (75), P11-1(15), CT11-2(25)

         28 - Chap. 12, Virtual Lecture (Stockholders' Equity)

Dec.   3 - E12-1 thru 8 (60), P12-1(30), P12-2(20), P12-7(30)

          5 - Chap. 13, Virtual Lecture (Corporations 2)

        10 - E13-1 thru 12(110), P13-1(20), P13-8(35), P13-3A(20);
               Read pp. 500-504 in Chap. 14 & pp. 542-550 in Chap. 15

                KEY: ( ) Denotes authors' time estimates for exercises and problems
                FINAL EXAM (Chap. 10 - 15 only) - Given according to regular exam schedule



IMPORTANT
Dates indicate class by which material must have been read and/or when assignments are due.
Some problems are from Series A; others are not. Be careful!
On the initial reading of each chapter, be sure to go over the LEARNING OBJECTIVES (at beginning),
read the ACCOUNTING and other PERSPECTIVES (in boxes), study NEW TERMS (at end)
and take SELF TEST (at end).