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The journey from student to CA (SA) – Professor Mark Graham

MarkProfessor Mark Graham has been an academic for 18 years and the Head of the UCT College of Accounting since 2010.

In addition to lecturing at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, as well as on UCT’s MBA Programme, he is the founding author of the textbook Understanding Financial Statements used by many South African business schools and universities.

In this video Professor Graham shares his journey from Trainee Accountant to devoted Academic and discusses the radical change that technology has had on the learning environment.

He also tells us about his first auditing job, what a “Comptometrist” is, and the importance of putting students first and ensuring that they have a positive learning experience.

 

Go here to read Professor Mark Graham’s biography.