What’s in a Paragraph?

Dear Mary Jane, I am currently preparing for the SCS in August. Can you give me an idea how many paragraphs per question would be needed to pass and how many sentences? I understand 3 sentences in a paragraph are not enough? Thanks Alina Good day Alina To pass a CIMA case study exam is a … Continue reading What’s in a Paragraph?

How Do I Approach an Ethics Question?

Hi Tutor MJ I am in the middle of preparing myself for the upcoming Management Case Study Exam. When I look at the previous papers, there are lots of ethical questions. My question is should we always take a side and put arguments to support the "yes" or "no", or is it ok to elaborate on … Continue reading How Do I Approach an Ethics Question?

I Failed…Now What?

Tutor MJ I am so despondent right now. I just got my results and I failed the case study. I am so annoyed right now as my overall mark was not far off the pass mark. I got 78. Skill-wise, I am told that I was strong on leadership and business but moderate on technical and … Continue reading I Failed…Now What?

How Do I Start and Finish off a Case Study Exam Answer?

Hi Tutor MJ, During the masterclass, you told us that we have to complete the script. I struggle with time management. I do not have any spare time left. Every time I take the mock, I get kicked off to the next section before I finish my script. To save time, I wondered if I could just totally … Continue reading How Do I Start and Finish off a Case Study Exam Answer?

How to Develop Understanding the Q’s?

Dear MJ Thanks for the marking and advice. I see your advice on understanding the question - how do I develop this? Is there a technique which can help? Many thanks! Best regardsMimi Good day Mimi CIMA does not set out questions to be ambiguous. Most case study requirements are quite clear and to the point. … Continue reading How to Develop Understanding the Q’s?