Diploma in Wines & Spirits
Unit 1: The Global Business of Alcoholic Beverages
Candidate Case Study Brief for the written closed-book theory exam - 12 June 2019
June 2019 – The lower alcohol wines and spirits category
INSTRUCTIONS FOR CANDIDATES:
Candidates are reminded of the need to research the topic thoroughly using the course materials, trade/general press and other industry sources. Answers in the Unit 1 case study examination should show clear evidence of critical analysis of source material and wellreasoned personal commentary, together with relevant examples to support the points made.
Candidates are advised to read the Study Guide for further guidance on the Unit 1 case study and how to prepare for the examination.
Candidates must address all required sections in the examination and gain a minimum overall mark of 55% to qualify for a pass grade.