CAP Program and Sessions

Course Program

The CAP Virtual Course will run online (via Zoom Meetings) from 2 to 13 August 2021. We have prepared a brief guide for you to ensure you have the best experience.

Please read the system requirements before beginning the course.

All sessions (except How to Pass CAP Q&A) will run from 1.00pm to 5.00pm (Australian Eastern Standard Time AEST).

Get to know the presenters.




Monday 2 August


Bruce Thomson

Tuesday 3 August


Andrew Brown

Wednesday 4 August

Enterprise Risk Management (ERM)

Alice Xu

Thursday 5 August


Gaurav Khemka

Friday 6 August

Environment, Social and Governance (ESG)

Alice Xu

Monday 9 August


David Service

Tuesday 10 August

Data Analytics

Colin Priest

Wednesday 11 August


Andrew Gale

Thursday 12 August


General Insurance

Life Insurance

Global Retirement Income Systems (GRIS)

Colin Priest

David Service

Vivian Dang and Young Tan

Friday 13 August

How to Pass CAP Q & A

Bruce Thomson

Session Attendance

Students enrolled for CAP as their first attempt will need to attend Contextualisation and Communication sessions on 2 and 3 August 2021 and then attend the syndicate sessions they have selected.

Students who are repeating CAP and have purchased option to attend a syndicate session this semester must choose ONE from Investments, ERM, General Insurance, Life Insurance or GRIS. 

The How To Pass CAP session on 13 August 2021 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm (AEST) will be optional (but recommended) to all students enrolled.

Syndicate Session Selections

Students enrolled in Semester 2 2021 as their first CAP attempt will need to:

  • choose ONE of ERM or Investment
  • choose THREE non-traditional topics from Banking, Data Analytics, ESG, & Health
  • choose ONE of General Insurance, Life Insurance or GRIS

If you have previously attempted CAP and paid for an extra session in your enrolment then you will need to pick ONE of the topics. 

  • ERM,
  • Investment,
  • General Insurance,
  • Life Insurance or
  • GRIS

Students will need to make their syndicate selections on Canvas in the quizzes section before midnight Friday 3 July 2020.

Post Course Assignment (PCA)

The Post Course Assignment (PCA) will be distributed to students via email and published on Canvas on Friday 13 August 2021 at 3:00pm (AEST).

Students will need to submit their PCAs to Canvas by 5.00pm (AEST) on Thursday 26 August 2020.

Course Enrolment

Enrolment for the CAP Virtual Course is open to student members from Monday 31 May  – Monday 28 June 2021.