The main aim of Bachelor Of Education In Commerce is to prepare teachers or teacher educators who will teach in secondary schools and teachers’ colleges. Such schools and colleges vary widely in terms of infrastructure, teaching and learning resources and socioeconomic backgrounds of learners. Such variations need teachers/teacher educators who are adequately prepared in relevant professional areas..
What and how will you learn?
In this degree programme students are expected to take courses in one major and minor teaching subject in the relevant fields, and educational courses. Learning modalities will include lectures, independent reading from different sources, seminar presentations, practical assignments and Teaching Practice.
Entry requirements for Bachelor Of Education In Commerce
Direct entry qualifications
Two principal passes, one of which must be Economics, Commerce, Accountancy or Mathematics. A subsidiary pass at A- Level or grade “D” in Mathematics at O’ Level is required.
Equivalent entry qualifications
Diploma in Education (Economics, Accountancy, Commerce, Book-Keeping) or Diploma in Accountancy, Commerce, Book-keeping, Procurement and Entrepreneurship with an average of “B” or GPA of 3.0 and a pass in Mathematics plus other 3 subjects at “O” Level.
Teaching in Economics, Accountancy & Business Studies related courses; teachers’ training institutions and Educational Commerce programmes; Educatioanl Commerce Curriculum developers, Commerce policy planners, and inspectors of Commerce programmes. Some of other areas employing business graduates are: Accountancy, Advertising, Banking, Investment and Financial Services; general Management; HR/personnel; Management Consultancy; Retail Management; etc.