Commerce is a core subject offered in Secondary schools in Nigeria by students in commercial classes. If you ask any commercial student, they would reveal to you how interesting this subject is because it forms a core part of our business dealings either for commercial purposes or personal use.
Though Commerce as a subject does not form an integral requirements for admission into higher institutions. To study any commercial subject, the required subject combinations either for UTME admission are Mathematics, English and Economics and 2 other subjects and this is where Commerce and Biology can come in as options to complete the 2 subjects which would eventually make it a total of 5 Credit passes (minimum).
Passing Commerce in WAEC simply means you are in line with the business world since it forms a core part of Financial Accounting. Students in commercial classes can confirm that there are some topics in commerce that are found in Financial Accounting hence this subject must not be treated with laxity.
Judging from the importance of this subject, we though it necessary to make available for free, the approved 2020/2021 WAEC syllabus for Commerce in a PDF downloadable format for all potential WAEC candidates.
To pass Commerce, you must be aware of how the examination is set because this would help you in focusing on the right topics and know what is expected of them by the examiner. One of the strategies of passing Commerce as a subject in WAEC is for you to be aware of the approved WAEC syllabus for Commerce which is what we are about to reveal below.
So far, we have been able to identify the need for students to have at their disposal, the 2020 WAEC syllabus for Commerce for the current academic session and work alongside the information provided in the syllabus as this would help WAEC candidates to channel their energy towards the most likely examination questions.
Please note that WAEC syllabus for Commerce is simply a guide on how to approach the examination, what to expect in the examination and how the examination will be set so students are not caught unaware.
In the early and late 90s when internet was a big deal, WAEC candidates could not place their hands WAEC syllabuses for Commerce, today it is a different scenario, reason being that the internet has been flooded with valuable materials for students to download with ease.
The latest 2020 WAEC syllabus for Commerce is largely required by students in SSS (Senior Secondary Schools) in commercial classes since they are preparing for their West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (WASSCE) however, this is not to rule out the fact that it cannot be used even before the exams, to be better prepared, having the Commerce syllabus at your disposal before the West African Senior Secondary Certification Examination proper is more advantageous to the student because it will serve as a guide and help him or her streamline their reading pattern and know where to focus their strengths based on the topics and sub-topics with the highest marks and lastly it would give you a list of recommended reading text books not just for Commerce but their respective writers.
So far, we have been able to draw a conclusion that more than 80% of potential WAEC candidates who stick to the approved WAEC syllabus for Commerce usually come out in flying colours than those categories of candidates who just read for the sake of studying for examination. In order to encourage the former, we though it wise in taking extra steps in making this material available online for free in PDF format, that is, candidates can now download for free, the approved WAEC syllabus for Commerce with no extra cost attached nor hidden charges.
You can also check out the 2020 WAEC syllabus for General Mathematics, Biology, Government, Economics and other subjects and you can download them all for free too as they are all available for free in PDF format and it is most beneficial for all students. We are on the verge of making the WAEC syllabus for all subjects offered in secondary school available but we shall be breaking them down in a systematic order for ease of understanding for candidates.
For the sake of this post, we will be providing in details, the 2020 WAEC syllabus for Commerce but let us make it clear to you that we have the WAEC syllabus for the following subjects;
- 2020 WAEC Syllabus for Accounting
- WAEC 2020 Syllabus for Economic
- WAEC Syllabus for Biology 2020
- 2020 WAEC Syllabus for Physics
- WAEC Syllabus for all Science Subjects
- 2020 WAEC Syllabus for all Art Subjects
- WAEC Syllabus for Chemistry
WAEC Syllabus For Commerce 2020/2021 Session
With the 2020 WAEC syllabus for Commerce at your disposal alongside dedication to your studies, candidates are sure of being successful in the West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination. For the sake of this post as said at the beginning of this write up, we will be making available for candidates, the approved 2020 WAEC syllabus for Commerce below, we will give a summary of what the 2020 WAEC syllabus for Commerce contains before providing a free PDF document download link containing details of what to expect in the coming examination.
SCHEME OF EXAMINATION:
There will be two papers, Paper I and Paper 2, both of which will constitute a composite paper to be taken at one sitting.
PAPER I: Will consist of fifty multiple choice questions to be answered in 50 minutes for 50 marks.
PAPER II: Will consist of eight essay type questions out of which candidates will be required to answer any five within 2 hours for 100 marks.
How To Download The 2020 WAEC Syllabus For Commerce
To download the syllabus, simply click on the link below and you will be directed to the PDF document of the complete WAEC syllabus for Commerce, see below;
Click on 2020 WAEC Syllabus For Commerce (PDF File) To Download
When you enter the above link, a preamble of the syllabus is the first information before you will see the aims and objective of the 2020/2021 WAEC syllabus for Commerce, furthermore, a detailed marking scheme and marks allotted to various topics have also been described in the syllabus.
Lastly, the WAEC recommended text books for Commerce is also made available, this helps candidates focus and align with what is expected of them in the examination which in turn makes marking easier for WAEC examiner.
We hope the above has been helpful so far? hence, you are satisfied with the information. Questions are however entertained here so if you have questions as regards the WAEC 2020 Syllabus for Commerce, kindly get through to us through the comment section below and we shall respond accordingly.
Best of luck to all students.