Business Studies


By begyir - Posted on 21 October 2010

This department was outdoored in September 2010;. The duration of the programme is three years and it is a full time programme with the certificate being awarded by the Technical Examination Unit (TEU) and National Board for Professional and Technical Examination (NABPTEX).

The scheme is designed to train students who qualify for the profession of accounting, purchasing and supply, marketing and management information system (MIS).

The Business Studies in Takoradi Technical Institute offers basically the Accounting and Information Technology options. Plans are being advanced for other programmes such as the Marketing and Purchasing and supply options. 

Accounting option                                                                                                                                 
Subjects being offered are:

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Business Communication
  • Business Law
  • Office Practice and Administration

 

ICT Tuition inclusive (Optional)

 

Information Technology option

Subjects being offered are:
 

  • Information Technology
  • Economics
  • Business Communication
  • Business Law
  • Office Practice and Administration

 

ICT Tuition inclusive (Optional)

 

AIMS:

These can be summarised as follow;


To develop the students understanding of business principles and be able to apply these principles to practical problems in the business environment.

To provide the students with the necessary tools for analysis of general economic problems
 
To ensure that students understand the vital role of communication in business, and acquire the ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing.

To develop an understanding of the basic of Ghanaian law in order to acquire the basic skills and a working knowledge of the various branches of law.

To provide a broad knowledge of administrative practices in the modern office so as to give the students an ability to organise systems and procedures in the office.

ENTRY TO PROGRAMME

1. The entry requirement to the programme is generally open to students with a minimum of B.E.C.E 

ENTRY TO EXAMINATIONS

Our Students are termed internal candidates; and thus take their examination in the School in June.
Candidates must take all components on their first entry.
Certificates are awarded to Candidates who are successful in all components
Students are treated as second cycle Students. 
All teachers teaching them are qualified graduates with  backgrounds in the study of Education.