Which subjects does IGCSE programs include?

28 May, 2020
Which subjects does IGCSE programs include
giasuib.com – IGCSE is the foundation program that prepares students for studying pre-university programs such as A-level, Foundation, IB, AP… First, we need to understand which subjects does IGCSE programs include?
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IGCSE is developed and managed by CIE (Cambridge International Examinations), under the University of Cambridge – UK with a variety of content designed to suit the abilities and interests of many different students. IGCSE are renowned for developing important knowledge and skills such as presentation, problem solving, critical thinking and teamwork. Which subjects does IGCSE programs include?

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IGCSE has more than 70 subjects, students are free to choose between 6 and 9 subjects, usually they will choose about 6 subjects. However, most international schools in Vietnam require some compulsory subjects in core groups such as Mathematics, Language and Natural Science.

  • Language group (core group):
  • First language: English, South African, Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Malaysian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish…
  • Second language: English, South African, Chinese, Hindi, Zulu, Urdu…
  • Languages: English, Arabic, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Malaysian, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Western Spain…
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Normally, Vietnamese students will choose English as second language to study.

  • Math group (core group): Basic Mathematics, Extended Mathematics and Advanced Mathematics.
  • Science group (core group): Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Environmental Management, Marine Science Research (Maldives only), Science combined…
  • Social Science group: Research on Bangladesh, Development Research, Economics, Geography, Global Perspective, History, American History, Research on India, Islam, Research on Pakistan, Study on Religion, Sanskrit, Sociology…
  • Creative and career group: Accounting, Art and Design, Business Studies, Computer Science, Technology Design, Drama, Business, Food and Nutrition, Information Technology and Media…
  • Physical education group: Music, Physical education.

Now you know which subjects does IGCSE programs include.

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