IGCSE

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IGCSE

Postby explorer » Sun Nov 28, 2010 5:00 pm

Anyone familar with IGCSE?

Possible to attempt one paper each sitting?
Or need to attempt a certain number of papers together in one sitting to acquire a full cert?

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Postby autolycus » Sun Nov 28, 2010 8:32 pm

Technically, there is no such thing as an IGCSE full cert. IGCSE subjects are taken in any combination; you can even take one subject at a time in either of two annual sessions. However most people would take a few subjects per session, or all in one session.

However, universities and other institutions which accept IGCSE candidates can specify how many sittings the IGCSE subjects must be taken in (e.g. all subjects in not more than two sittings within 12 months) and what IGCSE subjects need to be taken for admission.

You can download an IGCSE brochure here.

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Postby explorer » Sat Jan 15, 2011 5:37 pm

Hi

Any idea where can I purchase text books and past year series?

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Re: IGCSE

Postby rainlet » Thu Jan 21, 2016 9:42 pm

Hi,
Did anyone actually tried to take the IGCSE for O Math ? Pls pm me. Really confused with the different math papers available. Thank you!

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Re: IGCSE

Postby rainlet » Thu Jan 21, 2016 9:51 pm

And anyone knows which tuition/enrichment center coaches on IGCSE exams ? Thank you!

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