Journal article

Preparing graduates with the employability skills for the unknown future: reflection on assessment practice during COVID-19

Matthew Dyki, Maggie Singorahardjo, Valeria S Cotronei-Baird

ACCOUNTING RESEARCH JOURNAL | EMERALD GROUP PUBLISHING LTD | Published : 2020

Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to provide an authentic and relevant way of sharing our realisation of the significance of integrating employability skills in assessment practice. This is supported from the anecdotal evidence received from students, which show that the inclusion and assessment of employability skills has provided them with an artifact that demonstrates the employability skills required for the continually changing future and workplace. For staff, the ability to assess and give feedback on the acquisition of employability skills makes it a more enjoyable experience. Design/methodology/approach: Due to the short rollout period and pivot to online learning, there has not ..

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