The CIMA Professional Qualification is recognised worldwide as the most relevant global finance qualification for a career in business. On completion of the CIMA Professional Qualification, you will be awarded the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation. This showcases your professionalism, business and leadership skills, ethics and commitment.
The Operational Level is one of 3 you need to study and complete in order to achieve the CIMA Professional Qualification. This Operational Level package includes 4 individual modules - Organisational Management, Management Accounting, Financial Reporting and Taxation, and the Operational Case Study
Successful completion of this Operational Level will contribute towards achieving the CIMA Professional Qualification.
The CIMA Operational Level comprises of 4 modules:
Organisational Management Module E1
Management Accounting module P1
Financial Reporting and Taxation Module F1
Operational Case Study
You must have a CIMA certificate in Business Accounting, a degree in business or accounting or an AAT Level 4 diploma. In addition, you will need 3 years of relevant practical experience; which can be gained before, during or after studies. Find out more about practical experience requirements on the CIMA website https://www.cimaglobal.com/Studying/Becoming-a-cgma/Practical-experience-requirements/Updated-requirements/
You will need to sit a 90 minute computer based objective test at the end of modules E1, P1 and F1. Objective tests comprise of a range of items including short multiple choice questions, number entry questions, drag and drop questions and other formats. They test all component learning outcomes across the whole subject. The cost of the objective test is not included in the price of this module. You will need to book with CIMA via the following link: https://www.cimaglobal.com/Studying/Exams/Scheduling-your-exam/
You will need to complete a 3 hour long case study exam at the end of the case study module. This will create a simulated business situation for students. The exam will include pre-seen and unseen material. The cost of the case study exam is not included in the price of this module. You will need to book with CIMA via the following link: https://www.cimaglobal.com/Studying/Exams/Scheduling-your-exam/
This course is offered on a distance learning basis, with access to required study materials and unlimited support from your personal tutor via email. Study at your own pace, wherever and whenever you choose.
At the end of this module successful learners will receive an Operational Level pass . This pass will count towards your overall CIMA Professional Qualification...
Students who complete all 3 levels will achieve the CIMA Professional Qualification.
CIMA (the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) is the world’s largest leading professional body of management accountants, with the most useful accounting qualification for a career in business.
There may be exemptions depending on what qualifications you already have.
To find out if you are eligible to claim for an exemption use the CIMA exemptions link below:
Exams are not included in the cost of this course. You will need to book and pay for your exams directly with CIMA.
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