The Teaching of Accounting

Module
 Code
Title Module
Category
No. of
AUs
Pre-
requisites

PCK511

Teaching Principles of Accounts at Secondary Level

Core

6

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PCK513

Assessment and Further Strategies in Teaching Principles of Accounts

Core

2

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PCK511 Teaching Principles of Accounts at Secondary Level

The rationale and structure of Principles of Accounts in the school curriculum; selection and sequencing of subject content based on the thematic learning approach. Application of a variety of strategies and resources for teaching and learning of Principles of Accounts, including cooperative learning, peer tutoring, mastery learning, and practice sets. Application of frameworks like Dimensions of Learning, learning styles and brain-based learning in teaching express and normal course pupils. Using technology in Accounting education. Lesson planning and micro-teaching of selected topics in the Principles of Accounts syllabus, with peer feedback and self-reflection.
 
PCK513 Assessment and Further Strategies in Teaching Principles of Accounts
 
Modes of assessment and examination requirements for Principles of Accounts at ‛O‛  level and Principles of Accounting at  ‛A‛ level; test analysis and construction, diagnosis, feedback and remediation. Extending teaching strategies to ‛A‛  Level Accounting at centralised institutes. Development of higher level thinking skills in Accounting through inquiry and guided discovery, problem-solving and case studies.