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International GCSE from 2009  | Science (Double Award)
These pages exist for reference only. The Edexcel International GCSE from 2009 specification has been replaced by our updated Edexcel International GCSE from 2011 specification and is no longer suitable for teaching.
The paper offered in January 2013 will be the last paper compatible with the 2009 specification.

Edexcel International GCSE specifications are not approved for use in UK state schools. 

The Edexcel International GCSE in Science (Double Award) aims to impart a systematic body of scientific knowledge and facts, and an understanding of scientific concepts, principles, themes and patterns. Experimental skills based on correct and safe laboratory techniques are developed, as well as students’ ability to form hypotheses and design experiments to test them. This single-tier qualification is suitable for delivery in schools and colleges and is assessed via three papers – one each from chemistry, biology and physics. Students are awarded two Edexcel International GCSE grades from A* to G. Read more about the Edexcel International GCSE in Science (Double Award).


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