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IGCSE Biology Online Course CAIE

Start Date

Anytime

Enrolment Fee

£295

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Support

Up to 2 years

Study

Anywhere

Qualification

IGCSE

Fast Track

Available

IGCSE Biology CAIE Online Course

IGCSE Biology Online Course CAIE

Start Date

Enrolment Fee

Anytime

£295

PayPal Acceptance Mark

Support

Up to 2 years

Study

Anywhere

Qualification

IGCSE

Fast Track

Available

This IGCSE Biology Online Course CAIE will help students to understand the technological world in which we live, and take an informed interest in science and scientific developments.

Learners will gain an understanding of the basic principles of biology through a mix of theoretical and practical scenarios.

As you progress through the course, you will 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.

What can I do with IGCSE Biology?

The IGCSE Biology CAIE course gives learners a solid foundation for further study. Students who achieve grades 9-4 are well prepared to follow a wide range of courses including AS and A’ Level Biology.

Cambridge IGCSEs are accepted by leading Universities and employers around the works as evidence of academic achievement. Many Universities require a combination of AS & A’ Levels and IGCSEs or equivalent to meet their entry requirements.

Previous Knowledge Required

There are no previous entry requirements for this course, however students are expected to have a reasonable standard of literacy. 

You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 24 months from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.

Syllabus

The IGCSE Biology Online Course has 21 modules you will need to cover.

Awarding Body: Cambridge

IGCSE Biology CAIE: 0610 (A*-G)
IGCSE Biology CAIE: 0970 (9-1)

IGCSE Modules

  • Characteristics of living organisms
  • Concept and uses of classification systems
  • Features of organisms
  • Cell structure
  • Size of specimens
  • Diffusion
  • Osmosis
  • Active transport
  • Biological molecules
  • Enzymes
  • Photosynthesis
  • Leaf structure
  • Diet
  • Digestive system
  • Physical digestion
  • Chemical digestion
  • Absorption
  • Xylem and phloem
  • Water uptake
  • Transpiration
  • Translocation
  • Circulatory systems
  • Heart
  • Blood vessels
  • Blood
  • Diseases and immunity
  • Gas exchange in humans
  • Respiration
  • Aerobic respiration
  • Anaerobic respiration
  • Excretion in humans
  • Coordination and response
  • Sense organs
  • Hormones
  • Homeostasis
  • Tropic responses
  • Drugs
  • Asexual reproduction
  • Sexual reproduction
  • Sexual reproduction in plants
  • Sexual reproduction in humans
  • Sexual hormones in humans
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Chromosomes, genes and proteins
  • Mitosis
  • Meiosis
  • Monohybrid inheritance
  • Variation
  • Adaptive features
  • Selection
  • Energy flow
  • Food chains and food webs
  • Nutrient cycles
  • Populations
  • Food supply
  • Habitat destruction
  • Pollution
  • Conservation
  • Biotechnology and genetic modification
  • Biotechnology
  • Genetic modification

Assessments

Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examinations at a CAIE approved centre. We can provide an extensive list of these centres for you.

IGCSE Exams
There are three exams for the full IGCSE qualification. The length of each exam is as follows:

Paper 2- 45 min
Paper 4 – 1 hour 15 min
Paper 6 – 1 hour

Paper 1Exam Paper 4 Paper 1 IGCSE Qualification

International GCSE Biology Online Course Outcome

On successful completion of all your exams for the International GCSE Biology Online Course, you will be awarded the following qualification:

International GCSE Biology with CAIE

For more information on CAIE, please click here.

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Enrolment Fees

Our Enrolment fee for this course is noted at the top of this page where you can enrol directly onto the course.  This fee includes access to your course including tutor support for 2 years.

Our enrolment fee includes:

  • All study materials covering the full specification
  • Full support where you can also message your tutor as many times as you need to
  • Access to our online Library with a full range of eBooks
  • Reference
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • Marked and graded practise examination papers
  • Eligibility for a Totum Card if you reside within the UK
  • Fast Track IGCSE if required and flexible learning from home 24/7.

The only other fee you will need to pay is for your exams which is due approximately six months prior and this will be paid directly to the exam centre.

FAQs

You can enrol online right now by Card or PayPal (Visa, Mastercard, Maestro and American Express). Alternatively, we also accept BACS transfer or we can send you a payment link.

Yes the IGCSE will be an online course.  You will be able to access everything via our online portal.

With our courses, we have learners from all over the world enrolled.  Therefore, if we restricted your learning to certain times, not everyone would be available.  All our courses are accessible 24/7 via our online secure portal.  Any videos on your portal would be pre-recorded meaning you can work through your course at your own pace.

By opting for our International GCSE, you can study the course from anywhere and exam centres are located all over the world including the UK.

You will be provided with eBooks for this course. If you want to purchase physical books in addition, then we can provide you with the book ISBN numbers.

The Guided learning hours for the IGCSE is 130.

These figures are for guidance only. The number of hours needed to gain the qualification may vary depending on your previous experience of the subject.

The IGCSE is an international alternative to the GCSE and as the subjects are normally exam based only, make them ideal for students who are unable to attend a local school or college. This means there is no need to carry out science practical exams or find a school that will mark and authenticate your coursework.

IGCSEs are internationally recognised and as well as being available in the UK, are also available worldwide. They are recognised by leading universities and employers worldwide, and are an international passport to progression and success.

We want exams to be as competitively priced for our learners as possible and therefore that is why we direct them to the examination centres rather than charge upfront fees.