CTE Task: Accounting Ethics


In this task, students will complete the ethical dilemma activity by watching an ethical scenario and then create a video presentation in Adobe Spark in which they walk through the analysis of their chosen scenario. 


  • Career Cluster: Finance  
  • Program of Study: Accounting  
  • Course name(s): Accounting II 
  • Main topic: Accounting ethics​ 


Accounting II, Standard 15: Examine real-world situations that involve ethical dilemmas and the application of correct professional conduct as highlighted in recent news articles. Craft an argumentative essay making a claim about the importance of ethics and professional standards for persons working in the accounting pathway, citing examples from case studies to argue for the relevance of professional codes of conduct.