The philosophy of the programme is to provide the essential knowledge and skills involved in corporate secretarial function in small, medium and large scale organizations. The programme extends to both the strategic and functional contexts, in leading teams in secretarial best practice, in ensuring compliance with law and regulation, and in establishing efficient internal communication of management decisions.
The Bachelor of Education (Management) programme is designed to provide contemporary management knowledge and skills to students who aim to work in a management role as well as those who wish to complete a pre-service teacher education programme with management as a major teaching subject. In particular, the programme equips students with the necessary knowledge, skills and self-confidence to perform management functions within constantly changing and highly competitive national and international business environments, to teach Business Management effectively in Senior High Schools and to take up managerial positions at all levels of the education system.
The overall goal of the programme is to produce qualified and effective management teachers who have adequate subject matter knowledge and can employ critical and reflective thinking in their analysis of educational issues in general, and accounting curricular and pedagogical issues relating to management education in particular.
The objectives of the programme are to:
- Produce accounting teachers and facilitators who will effectively implement the senior high school management course;
- promote basic and applied research in management education
- prepare students for higher academic and professional pursuits management.