The Cambridge IGCSE Chemistry syllabus enables learners to understand the technological world in which they live, and take an informed interest in science and scientific developments. Learners gain an understanding of the basic principles of Chemistry through a mix of theoretical and practical studies. They also develop an understanding of the scientific skills essential for further study at Cambridge International A Level, skills which are useful in everyday life.
As they progress, learners understand how science is studied and practised, and become aware that the results of scientific research can have both good and bad effects on individuals, communities and the environment.
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Learners can use this guide to develop an understanding of the Cambridge course and how it will be assessed, helping to increase their confidence. The guide describes each exam paper and includes useful advice to help you understand what to expect in the final exam.
Example Candidate Response (ECR)
Download or view IGCSE Chemistry Example Candidate Response. An Example Candidate Response will ensure that students have an informed knowledge of what the Examiner expects when marking. Answers of different candidates are taken and comments are given by the examiner, to indicate where and why marks were awarded, and how additional marks could have been obtained.