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Years 10-11 (IGCSE)

The IGCSE is globally recognised as an excellent foundation for study at higher level, including the International Baccalaureate Diploma. Uplands is proud of its record at IGCSE, consistently obtaining results clearly above the global average.

Years 10-11 (IGCSE)

Years 10 – 11 Programme (IGCSE)

At upper secondary level, students will undertake the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) IGCSE syllabus (Years 10 & 11), a two-year course, taught by experienced international teachers, leading to external examinations.

While conducted in school, these examinations are marked externally in the United Kingdom. The IGCSE is globally recognised as an excellent foundation for study at higher level, including the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP). Uplands is proud of its record at IGCSE, consistently obtaining results clearly above the global average.

Subjects offered in Years 10 and 11: IGCSE/GCSE

Core:

English / English as a Second Language CIE

Science (options include):

  • Combined Science
  • Physics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry

Mathematics (including Additional Mathematics) CIE

Physical Education (non-examined)

Global Perspectives

Options

Students must select 6 subjects from options designed based on students’ subject preferences. Subject offerings vary each

Languages

  • Malay CIE IGCSE
  • Spanish CIE IGCSE
  • French CIE IGCSE
  • German CIE IGCSE
  • Mandarin CIE IGCSE Foreign Language

* First Language Options are examined by CIE at IGCSE level.

Art

Design Technology

Drama

Computer Science

Economics

Geography

History

Information Technology

Music

Physical Education Edexcel GCSE (examined)

Psychology (Edexcel)

* Students who hold a Malaysian passport must take Malay CIE IGCSE First Language.

Please see the IGCSE Handbook for subject and assessment overviews.

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Updated on 27 Feb 2019

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