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WSET Level 4 Diploma, Unit #1: The Global Business of Alcoholic Beverages does not include any coursework. Instead, the Unit #1 assessment is comprised of two papers:

  1. case study examination (50% of grade) that students write in class under exam conditions.
  2. coursework assignment (50% of grade) that students write at home over the course of several months.

The WSET allows its Approved Programme Providers to offer the examination up to three times per year – once in January, once in June, and once in November. The exam takes one hour and fifteen minutes, usually from 10:30 to 11:45 am.  Topics are released by the WSET one month before the examination.

The WSET allows its Approved Programme Providers to accept coursework assignments up to two times per year – once in April and once in November. Please note that the assignment cannot be submitted electronically. A hard copy of the paper must be delivered to the Capital Wine School. Topics are released by the WSET in June of each year.

You must have taken the WSET Level 4 Diploma, Unit #2 exam before registering for this, or any other, Diploma unit.


Topics that have been released by the WSET at this time can be found below:

Case Study Examination Topics
– June 12, 2018 (not yet released – anticipated May 12, 2018)
– November 7, 2018 (not yet released – anticipated October 7, 2018)
– March 12, 2019 (not yet released – anticipated February 12, 2019)
– June 12, 2019 (not yet released – anticipated May 12, 2019)

Coursework Assignment Topics*
– November 13, 2018 (not yet released – anticipated June 30, 2018)
– April 9, 2019 (not yet released – anticipated June 30, 2018)

* Please note that candidates must be registered with WSET Awards to submit a Coursework assignment. Any candidate submitting the wrong title on the wrong date will be graded as Fail.

WSET Level 4 Diploma, Unit #1 Upcoming Seminars and Assessments

WSET Level 4 Diploma, Unit #1: The Global Business of Alcoholic Beverages (November Case Study Examination)

Examination on November 7, 2018
$350 for new candidate; $295 for resit candidate


PLEASE NOTE THAT REGISTRATION FOR THIS EXAMINATION IS REQUIRED ON OR BEFORE AUGUST 24, 2018 AND THERE ARE NO REFUNDS OR RESCHEDULING AFTER THAT DATE.

Price: $350.00

Date: Nov 7, 2018

Available Spaces: 24

WSET Level 4 Diploma, Unit #1: The Global Business of Alcoholic Beverages (November Coursework Assignment)

Assignment Due on November 13, 2018
$350 for new candidate; $295 for rewrite candidate


PLEASE NOTE THAT REGISTRATION TO SUBMIT THIS ASSIGNMENT IS REQUIRED ON OR BEFORE OCTOBER 15, 2018 AND THERE ARE NO REFUNDS OR RESCHEDULING AFTER THAT DATE.

Price: $350.00

Date: Nov 13, 2018

Available Spaces: 24

WSET Level 4 Diploma, Unit #1: The Global Business of Alcoholic Beverages (March Case Study Examination)

Examination on March 12, 2019
$350 for new candidate; $295 for resit candidate


PLEASE NOTE THAT REGISTRATION FOR THIS EXAMINATION IS REQUIRED ON OR BEFORE DECEMBER 28, 2018 AND THERE ARE NO REFUNDS OR RESCHEDULING AFTER THAT DATE.

Price: $350.00

Date: Mar 12, 2019

Available Spaces: 24

WSET Level 4 Diploma, Unit #1: The Global Business of Alcoholic Beverages (April Coursework Assignment)

Assignment Due on April 9, 2019
$350 for new candidate; $
295 for rewrite candidate


PLEASE NOTE THAT REGISTRATION TO SUBMIT THIS ASSIGNMENT IS REQUIRED ON OR BEFORE MARCH 10, 2019 AND THERE ARE NO REFUNDS OR RESCHEDULING AFTER THAT DATE.

Price: $350.00

Date: Apr 9, 2019

Available Spaces: 24

WSET Level 4 Diploma, Unit #1: The Global Business of Alcoholic Beverages (June Case Study Examination)

Examination on June 12, 2019
$350 for new candidate; $295 for resit candidate


PLEASE NOTE THAT REGISTRATION FOR THIS EXAMINATION IS REQUIRED ON OR BEFORE MARCH 30, 2019 AND THERE ARE NO REFUNDS OR RESCHEDULING AFTER THAT DATE.

Price: $350.00

Date: Jun 12, 2019

Available Spaces: 24

 
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