DATA ANALYSIS FOR INTERNAL AUDITORS.

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FOR: PRACTITIONERS, MANAGERS, EXECUTIVES / LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE

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Executing a cost-effective and value-added audit requires an understanding of population analysis. Without this knowledge, you run the risk of spreading your resources and your sampling over low-risk subsets of the population. This could result in crucial data not being collected. In this course, you will learn when and how to use population analysis in the planning phase of the audit and how to identify subsets of the population that behave differently from a benchmark data set.

LEAD COURSE DEVELOPER:

Don Dickie, CIA, CCSA

Don Dickie is a professional statistician who has spent significant time in internal audit. This experience has provided a unique opportunity to understand how the needs of the auditor can be addressed...

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