This 8 page paper looks at the concept and practice of internal audit in the public sector, discussing why internal audits are undertaken, what they measure, who performs them, the approaches which can be adopted and the direct and indirect impacts that internal audits can have on an organization operations and performance.
Research topics in accounting and auditing can relate to various different domains and choosing the right domain, in the context of your interest, makes for a good dissertation paper in auditing. There are many avenues open to students wishing to write on a research topic in auditing. The following is a carefully compiled list exploring different dissertation topics in auditing. Please feel.
THE IMPACT OF PERFORMANCE AUDIT: THE NEW ZEALAND EXPERIENCE By Nurul Athirah Abd Manaf A thesis submitted to the Victoria University of Wellington in fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Commerce and Administration in Accounting Victoria University of Wellington 2010. ii ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Writing the thesis was a challenging process, but the end result is rewarding. I.Table 7.11 Internal Factors Affecting Audit Quality in Practice 184 Table 7.12 General Views about Audit Quality in Practice 189 Table 7.13 Issues Arising in the Process of Inspection 191. 5 LIST OF FIGURES Figure 1.1 The Structure of Audit Regulation 14 Figure 2.1 Aspects to Audit Quality 23 Figure 2.2 Inputs and Outcomes Related to Audit Quality 24 Figure 2.3 The Audit Process and Audit.The main aim of this thesis is a presentation of internal audit and internal control concepts, based on a real life example. Appropriate interpretation and implementation of those con-cepts are vital for the companies, but the question of its benefits and importance to an organization remains. An example of global company KONE is presented. Implementa- tion of internal audit and internal.
Thesis submitted to the Department of Accounting and Finance of the School of Business, College of Humanities and Legal studies, University of Cape Coast, in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Master of Commerce Degree in Accounting. JANUARY 2017. Digitized by UCC, Library. ii DECLARATION. Candidate’s Declaration. I hereby declare that this thesis is the result of my.Read More
First, internal audit plays a vital role and most significantly in the field of instituting good corporate governance (12). Second, Rainer (13) and Sayag (5) internal audit effectiveness is a.Read More
A Dissertation Submitted to School of Business in the Partial Fulfillment of the Requirement for Award of the Degree of Master in Accounting and finance of Mzumbe University 2013. i CERTIFICATION We, the undersigned, certify that we have red and hereby recommend for acceptance by the Mzumbe University, a dissertation titled “The role of Internal Audit in improving the performance of Local.Read More
Internal auditing is related to both corporate governance and risk management. Corporate governance includes internal auditing and I have not covered other aspects of it in this book. I have covered risk management, but only as it affects internal auditing. Please remember when reading the book and the spreadsheets that they are only presenting simplified examples. In practice there would be.Read More
A Case Study of Internal Auditing Practice in a State-Owned Enterprise in Indonesia. A thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of the Degree of.Read More
Internal auditing, as a branch of auditing, is defined by the international federation of accountant (1984) as “an element of internal control system set up by management of an enterprise to examine, evaluate and report on accounting and other controls and operation”. Commenting on the role of internal auditors, Athens Holmes ad Wayne Overniyem (1976) said the internal auditor appraises.Read More
Three Essays on Audit Technology: Audit 4.0, Blockchain, and Audit App By Jun Dai Dissertation Director: Dr. Miklos A. Vasarhelyi Technology has deeply influenced the evolution of the auditing profession. New technologies such as Industry 4.0, blockchain, and apps, are expected to dramatically change the both current business model and society at large. The audit profession may need to adjust.Read More
This thesis examines the role of internal control and external auditing in the con-text of financial reporting quality. The truthfulness and reliability of companies’ financial reporting is essential for the decision-making of stakeholders and hence for economic functionality. The first two essays of the dissertation focus on in-ternal control over financial reporting, while the last two.Read More
Deepak (2010) sees internal audit as an independent and objective assurance and consulting function designed to help an organization to achieve its objectives. He identifies the objectives to include: Effectiveness and efficiency of operations (programmes and projects), reliability of financial and operational information, safeguarding of assets, compliance with.Read More