This course introduces the concept of audit data analytics, provides a brief overview of what audit data analytics are, and illustrates how these tools can be integrated into the current audit process (i.e. show a few examples of how these tools can be used in the risk assessment, planning, control testing, substantive testing, etc.). In addition, simple analytic tolls will be presented that could help automate a traditional audit procedure that is currently being performed manually. This course is helpful for beginners, or those who are looking for additional training on how to apply content from the AICPA publication Guide to Audit Data Analytics.
• Audit data analytics • Application of audit data analytics to an audit • Audit data analytics vs. analytical procedures
Individuals that want to learn the potential applications of audit data analytics, including those illustrated in the related Audit Data Analytics Guide