IGCSE Geography is a great building block to A-Levels but also an interesting subject in its own right. You will cover subjects as diverse as river environments to globalisation and migration.
Exam code: 0976
Delivery method: Online
IGCSE duration: 120 hours over 12 Months
Entry requirements: No prior qualification needed
Award achieved: Cambridge IGCSE Geography
Awarding body: Cambridge CIE
IGCSE Geography is a great building block to A Levels but also an interesting subject in its own right. You will cover subjects as diverse as river environments to globalisation and migration.
You will also gain an appreciation of geographical concepts as well as understanding how awareness of global issues impacts a sustainable future.
Our IGCSE Geography E-Book offers an interactive learning experience to guide you through the IGCSE specification. You can also choose to add one year of tutoring for only £35.
Upon successful completion of the exam and practical assessments (as administered by CIE), you will have achieved an internationally recognised CIE IGCSE Geography (0976) qualification.
Our IGCSE courses come with tutor feedback and support by email for 12 months. They will mark your TMAs and provide valuable guidance through any trickier parts of the course whenever you need it. You will also receive a study guide to help you with all aspects of studying, essay writing and general student skills.
- An understanding of the processes which affect physical and human environments
- An understanding of location on a local, regional and global scale
- The ability to use and understand geographical data and information
- An understanding of how communities around the world are affected and constrained by different environments.
The CIE IGCSE Geography qualification is gained the exam papers are successfully completed.
These exams are administered by CIE. As a private candidate you will sit your exams in an exam centre such as a school, college or private tuition centre.
In addition, if you select the added tutor support there will be a number of tutor marked assessments (TMAs) to ensure that you have a thorough understanding of the content, with the tutor sending comments to guide you through any areas of potential difficulty. This will ensure you are prepared for the final exams.
The course is primarily an online course using a Learning Management System (LMS).
The online course has many features that cannot be printed such as embedded videos, forums and interactive tests.
The course includes Tutor Marked Assessments which you access and submit through the online system.
This course is divided into 3 units:
This IGCSE is divided into 3 units:
The syllabus is divided into three themes which have been designed to develop an understanding of both the natural and the human environment:
- Population and settlement
- The natural environment
- Economic development.
Paper 1: Geographical Themes 1 hour 45 minutes 45% of course marks
Candidates answer three questions, each worth 25 marks. Candidates must answer one question from each section.
Paper 2: Geographical Skills 1 hour 30 minutes 27.5% of course marks
Candidates answer all the questions.
Paper 4: Alternative to Coursework 1 hour 30 minutes 27.5% of course marks
Candidates answer two compulsory questions, completing a series of written tasks. As the name of this paper suggests, this is a paper which is more suited to those studying independently. By doing this paper you do not need to do any courswork.
Your online course contains mini assessments at the end of each chapter. However, if you wish to sit a Mock Exam before the finals, we can arrange that at the centre or online. Mock exam fees are additional, and they may vary from £25 to £50 per paper.
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Roughly 6 months before your chosen exam date, you should book your place at an exam centre to take the final exam exams for GCSE/IGCSE Certificates.
The International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) examinations, offered by Pearson Edexcel, are held in Summer (May/June) and Winter (January/February). Cambridge International Exams (CIE) take place in Winter (January/February), Summer (May/June) and Autumn (Oct/Nov) every year.
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