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Coursework assignment techniques - half day course (morning)


This course gives candidates best-practice guidance on how to tackle coursework assignments, which are now offered as an alternative assessment method for a number of CII Advanced Diploma in Insurance units.


  • Breaking down the assignment question
  • Practical research
  • Understanding the marking matrix and the implications for the assignment framework
  • Using multiple sources to answer assignments
  • Creating a high quality bibliography
  • Layout, readability and style
  • Finding sources that are current and relevant
  • Framing insightful conclusions.

Learning outcomes

  • Learn how to research and structure assignments
  • Discover how to clearly answer questions by addressing all elements of the examiners' marking matrix.

Who should attend?

Anyone completing an Advanced Diploma in Insurance unit assessed by coursework assignments. It is also suitable for incompany  training personnel wanting to gain an insight into the coursework assessment method, in order to provide guidance to employees.

CDP hours

Attendance of this course awards up to 3 CPD hours where you consider it relevant to your professional development needs.

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Coursework assignment techniques