This workshop helps pinpoint the key deficiencies in your writing style and shows candidates exactly how to improve their approach to essay writing for the Level III CFA Exam. Armed with this valuable information, candidates provide better structured responses on exam day.

The workshop utilizes 20 past exam questions from the morning portion of past CFA exams. This is approximately 6 hours of questions. All questions are relevant to the current curriculum. Workshop participants receive the questions and answers as well as coaching from Kaplan on how to answer such questions successfully under exam conditions.

Candidates receive 5 questions to be answered prior to the event. These questions are available to students in the online LMS 7 days prior to date of the Essay Workshop.

  • Workshop participants receive coaching on how to score and improve their answers to the 5 questions completed prior to the workshop.
  • The workshop instructor provides guidance and tips to then answer another 5 questions under timed conditions. Each question will be followed by a specific discussion of how the candidate paper would be graded and expert tips on how to improve your score and manage your time effectively.
  • The workshop includes question and answer sessions as well as group discussions of the answers.
  • An online chat feature and moderator is available for candidates to ask questions throughout the day (online workshop only).
  • Candidates submit their answers to an additional 10 essay questions within 2 days of the workshop.
  • Within 7 days, candidates receive individualized feedback on their answers from a team of qualified CFA charterholders to help each candidate understand what their essays were missing and why they lost points. This team of graders has expert training by Kaplan in standard-setting, Level III CFA exam grading techniques.
  • The Online Essay Writing Workshop is archived and remains available OnDemand for candidates to review leading up to exam day (online workshop only).
Schedule
Location
Instructors
Essay Writing Workshop - Online (Level III)
SCHEDULE
October 24, 2020
LOCATION
Online
INSTRUCTORS
Greg Filbeck
Essay Writing Workshop - Online (Level III)
SCHEDULE
October 31, 2020
LOCATION
Online
INSTRUCTORS
Instructor TBD
Schedule
Location
Instructors
Essay Writing Workshop - In-Person (Level III)
SCHEDULE
May 1, 2021
LOCATION
TBD - New York
TBD
New York, NY 10006
INSTRUCTORS
Instructor TBD
Essay Writing Workshop - Live Online (Level III)
SCHEDULE
May 8, 2021
LOCATION
Online
INSTRUCTORS
Instructor TBD