Exam technique

Good exam technique alongside good technical knowledge is key to exam success. But what is good exam technique in Advanced Financial Management, how do you improve these skills and what about the professional skills marks? 


Exam technique covers many areas including breaking down requirements to ensure all elements are answered, choosing the appropriate answer format, planning your answers to ensure it’s in a logical structure with headings and sub-headings, using the information in the scenario effectively, communicating recommendations clearly and concisely as well as keeping to time in the exam room.


The resources below will help you identify the elements of good exam technique in AFM as well as building your understanding of what professional marks are and how they are awarded.

How to earn marks in AFM

Expert tutor Pete Woolley shares his valuable insight to help you prepare for AFM.

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