Unit D3: Wines of the World (21 weeks of guided study)


Understand how the growing environment, viticulture and winemaking options, wine law and
regulation and wine business influence the style, quality and price of the wines of the world. This
includes describing, explaining and evaluating the various options in relation to the key wines of the
world and how these influence the style, quality and price.

Before registering for Unit D3, you must have completed Unit D1 (formerly Unit #2). It is also recommended that you take Unit D2 (formerly Unit #1) prior to taking Unit D3.

Intended for distance students where regular class attendance is not possible. Includes online tuition, all online study materials, multiple feedback theory test questions and feedback tasting tests, a full day tasting tutorial at the Capital Wine School on May 2  (lunch not included), and the full 2-day final exam on May 13 & 14, 2020.

***When registering for this course, existing Diploma students should use the email address on file with the WSET.

***The registration deadline for this course is October 20, 2019 and there are no refunds or rescheduling after this date.

***The WSET does not permit candidates to enroll in concurrent online courses (courses with overlapping start or end dates).

***Students will require access to a computer (recommended) and/or HTML5 compatible mobile or tablet with the following minimum requirements: Internet Explorer 10, Firefox 25.0, Safari 6, Chrome 30.0 or other HTML5 compatible; web browser with Javascript and cookies** enabled; Adobe Reader XI or equivalent; Internet access (broadband recommended)

Theory Exam begins at 11:00am on May 13, check-in begins at 10:30am
Tasting Exam begins at 10:30am on May 14, check-in begins at 10:00am

  • Start Date:
    November 4, 2019
    8:00 am
  • Finish Date:
    April 26, 2020
    5:00 pm
  • In-class Tasting Tutorial
    May 2, 2020
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Exam: Theory
    May 13, 2020
    11:00 am - 3:20 pm
  • Exam: Tasting
    May 14, 2020
    10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details Price Qty
Unit D3: Light Wines of the World ONLINEshow details + $2,400.00 (USD)  
Date Time Instructor Tickets Remaining
Start Date:
November 4, 2019
8:00 am Rachel 23
Finish Date:
April 26, 2020
5:00 pm Rachel 23
In-class Tasting Tutorial
May 2, 2020
9:00 am to 4:00 pm Rachel 23
Exam: Theory
May 13, 2020
11:00 am to 3:20 pm Rachel 23
Exam: Tasting
May 14, 2020
10:30 am to 2:30 pm Rachel 23