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NCEA Accounting - A Beginning: Level 1 Year 11 Workbook - 9780170211062
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NCEA Accounting - A Beginning: Level 1 Year 11 Workbook

By | Copyright Year:2011 | ISBN-13: 9780170211062

Published:25/02/2011
Research has shown that deep learning is enhanced by shortening the time between the introduction of new material and student interaction with this material. It is therefore important that students have an early opportunity to apply what they have learnt and gain mastery of it.

The student workbook contains all the questions from the text together with answer space, following the format of the external examinations. It has been designed to enable students to experience early success with simple exercises by having these partially worked. This success gives students the confidence to progress through to more challenging examples on their own. Use of the workbook enables students to focus on concepts and procedures immediately without the necessity of learning a particular format by heart before they can begin. Over time, format becomes second nature as students develop a conceptual understanding of the purpose of each exercise.

The use of workbooks also provides more time for students to interact with the subject matter itself and hence offers greater opportunity for them to master basic concepts through practice. It is suggested that students should not destroy pages when errors are made; rather than rewriting an entire question, a correction in a different coloured ink will often suffice. The student may then proceed to a new task which provides the opportunity to relearn the point which has been missed. The corrected exercises provide a focus for revision and a useful resource for independent study.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Lilian Viitakangas is an educational consultant. She was a Senior Tutor at The University of Auckland, where she specialised in teacher education and the teaching of introductory accounting courses. Formerly HOD Business Studies at Glenfield College, Lilian has more than twenty years’ teaching experience spanning secondary, tertiary and adult education both in New Zealand and overseas. Lilian is a former examiner for University Entrance, Bursaries and Scholarships, the New Zealand Education & Scholarship Trust and the Sixth Form External Examination in accounting.

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NCEA Accounting - A Beginning: Level 1 Year 11 is a new series of texts and workbooks, which has been specifically designed to meet the requirements of the revised 2011 Level 1 Achievement Standards in accounting. The text covers all of the material for the following externally assessed Achievement Standards: 1.1 Demonstrate Understanding of Accounting Concepts for Small Entities 1.3 Prepare Financial Information for Sole Proprietors 1.5 Interpret Accounting Information for Sole Proprietors. It also covers the material for the internally assessed Achievement Standard: 1.2 Process Financial Transactions for a Small Entity. Solutions to all of the exercises are provided in the Teachers’ Guide. This is an overprinted version of the student workbook which provides a quick reference for teachers. An electronic copy of the Teachers’ Guide is included for use as visual media.
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