CA is one of the prestigious courses which requires a lot of hard work. One has to clear all the exams conducted by ICAI to become a Chartered Accountant. Students find it difficult to clear exams which is due to lack of proper guidance. CA Course has many subjects and one of them is Accounting. In this article, we are going to discuss few tips which would help you to score good marks in Accounting.
Accounting is considered as a scoring subject. Generally, students gain their aggregate marks by scoring good marks in Accounting.
Topics covered in syllabus are divided as:
ICAI's Study Material should be your first preference whether you are taking coaching or doing self-study. No matter what anyone says, the best book for CA Course is ICAI's Study Material.
Make a concept register separately in which you write concepts you study in your language with their explanation. This register would help you a lot during revision.
Try to solve maximum questions for every concept. For this, you can refer to your coaching institute's book or any other book. Write down your mistakes in your notebook.
While preparing for exams, one of the most important things is to make a proper plan. Plan your revision in writing. Make a target to complete the full subject in a particular number of days.
The first revision should be completed within 20 days maximum. In the first revision, revise all the concepts and solve their questions. Focus on your presentation, solve questions as if you are solving them in exams.
After one revision, you have recalled your syllabus. Solve the current and previous attempt RTPs issued by ICAI. Try to find your problems and focus on them. Solve previous attempt questions.
In the second revision, focus on your problem areas. You don't need to solve every question. Your main focus should be the concepts which you find difficult and the questions with different points but don't forget to revise the basic concepts. It should be completed within a maximum of 10 days.
Solve at least two Mock test papers in a proper way like exams. This will help you in gaining confidence and also overcome exam fear. You will come to know about the problems which you find during writing paper. You can attend the Mock test papers conducted by ICAI at its regional branches.
Now our preparation is done, let's focus on the paper pattern. The question paper contains six questions. Out of these questions,the first question is compulsory and examinee has to attempt four out of the remaining five questions. Each question carries a weight of 20 marks.
These were the few points which will help you to score good marks in Accounting. If you use these tips, then they will help you a lot in your exams. If you have any queries feel free to ask.