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CPE Self-Study

IFRS: Segment Reporting (IFRS 8)

Publisher: AICPA
  • $50.00-$70.00
    IFRS: Segment Reporting (IFRS 8) Online Access Product #: 159745
    AICPA Member: $50.00
    Non-Member: $70.00

AICPA's IFRS Certificate Program

This course is part of the IFRS Certificate Program – a comprehensive, integrated curriculum that will give you the basic training, knowledge, and practical guidance in international accounting standards that are necessary in today's global business environment. Credit for individual courses purchased can be applied to the full program. Click here for information on the complete program.

The purpose of this course is to familiarize you with the guidance described in IFRS 8, Operating Segments. The core principle of IFRS 8, Operating Segments is outlined in the statement's first sentence:

An entity shall disclose information to enable users of its financial statements to evaluate the nature and financial effects of the business activities in which it engages and the economic environment in which it operates.

IFRS 8 requires entities to report financial and descriptive information about its reportable segments.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Explain how to apply the criteria for determining a reportable segment
  • Understand how to prepare the disclosures required by IFRS 8 for reportable segments

Prerequisite: None

Advance Preparation: None

System Requirements

About the Publisher

AICPA

About the AICPA The American Institute of CPAs is the world’s largest member association representing the accounting profession, with more than 412,000 members in 144 countries, and a history of serving the public interest since 1887. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting. The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination, and offers specialty credentials for CPAs who concentrate on personal financial planning; forensic accounting; business valuation; and information management and technology assurance. Through a joint venture with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, it has established the Chartered Global Management Accountant designation, which sets a new standard for global recognition of management accounting.