CAP1

Students on their 1st attempt will apply for their examination at the time of enrolment on the CAP1 course through Student services.

CAP1 Summer 2017 Examinations

NB: CAP1 Management Accounting Interim Assessment Saturday 1st April @ 2.00pm. Please be aware that there is a Rugby match in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday afternoon, so the roads around the RDS will be extremely busy, as will public transport.  Please ensure you arrive at the RDS in plenty of time for your exam.

 

 

The results of the CAP 1 Summer Examinations will be published on Friday 7th of July to your student portal and also be sent by post. 

 

CAP1 Summer 2017 Exam Entry form is available here

Any queries in relation to the CAP1 Autumn examinations please email cap1exam@charteredaccountants.ie  

 

External Exam Entry form Summer 2017 is available here

Any queries in relation to the CAP1 Autumn examinations please email cap1exam@charteredaccountants.ie  




 

Relevant Downloads

Examination and Appeals Regulations (2016/2017)

Examination and Appeals Regulations (2015/2016 - current version)

Examination and Appeals Regulations (2014/2015 - previous cycle - archive)

 

Exams for the 2016/2017 academic cycle

CAP1 Competency Statement 2016/2017

Addendum to Compentency Statements 2016/2017

 

Exams for the 2015/2016 academic cycle

CAP 1 Competency Statement 2015/2016

Addendum to Competency Statements 2015/2016 

 

Exams for the 2014/2015 academic cycle (prior year version)

CAP1 Competency Statement 2014/2015

Addendum to Competency Statements 2014/2015

 

 

 Examination Calendar 2017

       
Session Closing Date Examination Held     Results        Publication

 CAP1 (Summer 2017)

 30th January

May 23rd - May 26th

    7th July

 CAP1 (Autumn 2017)

 21st July

Sept. 5th - Sept. 8th

    13th October

 

EXAMINATION TIMETABLE - CA PROFICIENCY 1
SUMMER 2017 SESSION

PAPER         SUBJECT DAY DATE TIME
1   Finance Tuesday 23rd May  9.30am - 12.30pm
2   Management Accounting Wednesday 24th May  9.30am - 12.30pm
3   Financial Accounting Thursday 25th May  9.30am - 12.30pm
4 (a)   Taxation (ROI) & (NI) Friday 26th May  10.00am - 12.00noon
4 (b)   Law (ROI) & (NI) Friday 26th May  2.00pm - 4.00pm

  

EXAMINATION TIMETABLE - CA PROFICIENCY 1
AUTUMN 2017 SESSION

PAPER           SUBJECT DAY DATE TIME
1   Finance Tuesday  5th Sept.  9.30am - 12.30pm
2   Management Accounting Wednesday  6th Sept.  9.30am - 12.30pm
3   Financial Accounting Thursday  7th Sept.  9.30am - 12.30pm
4 (a)   Taxation (ROI) & (NI) Friday  8th Sept.  10.00am - 12.00noon
4 (b)   Law (ROI) & (NI) Friday  8th Sept.  2.00pm - 4.00pm

 

LENGTH OF EXAMINATION

In Papers 1, 2, 3, the examination time will be 3 hours per paper.

In Papers 4(a) and 4(b) the examination time will be 2 hours per paper.

 

EDUCATION LEAVE

The Institute recommends that training firms provide time off to their students to present for examination. The recommended education leave is intended to accommodate attendance on education courses, e.g. block release, and also private study.

The following recommendations are made in relation to education leave for those preparing as first attempt candidates for the CA Proficiency 1 examination:

Papers 1, 2 & 3 1 week per subject
Papers 4(a) & 4(b) 2.5 days per subject

Recommended education leave is exclusive of  time required to sit the examination.

 

 

ADJUDICATION OF RESULTS

  1. Candidates are required to pass each subject independently.
  2. In order to pass each subject, the candidate must achieve a minimum of 50% or better (based on amalgamation of any applicable Interim Assessment component and the examination paper)
  3. Independent passes in each subject are referred to as credits.Where a candidate obtains a credit in every subject in the combination of subjects sat, his result will be adjudicated as Pass.

If there are medical or other extenuating circumstances which you wish to have considered by the Professional Examinations Committee (PEC) at adjudication please complete and return this form together with supporting evidence.

 

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