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2019 CIMA syllabus update

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CIMA: What's changing in November 2019?

CIMA have updated their syllabus to include more real world learning for the finance function, focusing on areas that are more relevant to the current busin...

Wed, 10 Apr, 2019 at 11:03 AM
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CIMA: Why are CIMA updating their syllabus?

CIMA has decided to update their syllabus to include more real world learning for the finance function, focusing on areas that are more relevant to the curr...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:16 PM
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CIMA: Will I have to study for longer under the 2019 syllabus?

No. The length of time to study the subjects hasn’t changed. But if you find yourself sitting an exam under the 2019 syllabus after studying a subject under...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:16 PM
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CIMA: Will I have to redo any subjects under the 2019 syllabus?

No, any subjects you have passed under the 2015 syllabus will remain as exam credits in your CIMA account and will not need to be reattempted under the 2019...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:16 PM
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CIMA: If I fail my Case Study on the 2015 syllabus, can I resit it on the 2015 syllabus or will it be the 2019 syllabus?

You can resit under the 2019 syllabus but we wouldn’t recommend it. You will have some knowledge gaps. It’s best to do the 2015 Case Study again, and you ca...

Wed, 4 Dec, 2019 at 10:52 AM
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CIMA: How will the exams be changing after the November 2019 syllabus update?

There is no change to the format of the exams, just an update of the syllabus content. For more information about the update, and how it may affect your st...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:17 PM
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CIMA: I’m doing CIMA Certificate - what does the syllabus update mean for me?

There are no changes to the Certificate syllabus.

Wed, 4 Dec, 2019 at 10:53 AM
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CIMA: When are the changes happening?

The first examinable date for Objective Tests is 4th November 2019 and Case Study is February 2020. A Case Study resit based on the 2015 syllabus, and Nove...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:17 PM
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CIMA: What is changing with the CIMA syllabus update?

The updated syllabus includes how the digital world affects finance - this can be seen through the introduction of digital costing and digital strategy. Top...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:17 PM