Cambridge International A level syllabus has proven to be quite significant in preparing students for university, employment and life. The syllabus helps in developing in-depth subject knowledge & understanding which are primarily taken into consideration by the universities and employers.
The IGCSE syllabus tries to focus on certain objectives:
The IGCSE syllabus for Class 12 is divided into five groups:
Group 1: English Language
Group 2: Chemistry/Accounting/Psychology/Economics/History
Group 3: Art & Design/Physics/Business/Geography
Group 4: Biology/Economics/Computer Science/IT/Global Perspectives
Group 5: Mathematics
Students are allowed to select any four subjects to study at both AS & A levels.
Business Studies: The IGCSE Class 12 syllabus covers several topics like business structure, size of business, business objectives, stakeholders in business, external influences on business activity, external economic influences on business behavior, management and leadership, motivation, human resource management, business communication, market research, marketing mix, globalisation & international marketing, operations planning, capacity utilisation, lean production & quality management, project management, forecasting & managing cash flows, costs, budgets, accounting fundamentals, investment appraisal, strategic management, strategic choice, strategic implementation, etc.
Accountancy: Various topics like the purpose of accounting, the accounting equation, the double-entry book-keeping system, books of prime entry, business documents, trial balance, correction of errors, bank reconciliation, etc. have been covered in the IGCSE syllabus.
Biology: Several topics like cell structure, biological molecules, enzymes, cell membranes, mitotic cell cycle, gas exchange, infectious diseases, immunity, photosynthesis, selection & evolution, classification, biodiversity & conservation, genetic technology, etc. are included in the Class 12 IGCSE syllabus.
Geography: Topics covered in the IGCSE syllabus are - water & carbon cycles, hot desert systems, coastal systems, hazards, glacial systems, global systems & global governance, changing places, contemporary urban environments, population & the environment, resource security, geographical skills, etc.
Geography: The IGCSE syllabus for Class 12 includes several topics like water & carbon cycles, hot desert systems, coastal systems, hazards, glacial systems, global systems & global governance, changing places, contemporary urban environments, population & the environment, resource security, geographical skills, etc.