April 14, 2024

Cambridge IGCSE (9-1) Biology 0970

Syllabus overview

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Cambridge IGCSE (9-1) Biology helps learners to understand the biological world in which they live and take an informed interest in science and scientific developments. The syllabus includes the basic principles and concepts that are fundamental to the subject, some current applications of biology, and a strong emphasis on practical skills.

Learners also develop an understanding of the scientific skills essential for progression to Cambridge International AS & A Level, further education or a career related to science.

This syllabus is graded from 9 to 1 but is otherwise the same as Cambridge IGCSE Biology (0610). You will find additional past papers and other resources for Cambridge IGCSE Biology (0610); these may be useful for teaching Cambridge IGCSE (9-1) Biology (0970).



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