GCSE Science

GCSE Science

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Revision for exams starts now, it doesn’t matter if you’re reading this the night before biology paper 1 or at the beginning of year 10, start now!

Multiple choice questions have been shown to improve the ability to remember facts, and lots of marks in the exam can be picked up be remembering the key facts.

Each course has thousands of questions. For every lesson you would have in school there are a set of 25 multiple choice questions to help you recall all the facts.

AQA

Separate Science

I’ve separated out the separate science courses into the differernt sciences to give you more flexibility. Maybe you only need some help in biology and don’t want to pay for Physics; maybe you’re doing higher chemistry but foundation physics; maybe you need AQA for one subject and Edexcel for another. 

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Combined Science

These cover all the biology, chemistry and physics needed for combined science. Suitable for trilogy or synergy.

Practical workbooks will help you answer those tricky questions that are worth 15%

Available for both combined and separate science

All papers
• Contains multiple choice questions, structured questions, closed short answers questions and open long response questions
• 15% based on required practical’s
• Maths requirement vary by subject – 10% of the marks in biology, 20% of the marks in chemistry and 30% of the marks in physics.


Separate Science
• 6 papers (2 biology, 2 chemistry and 2 physics, leading to 3 separate GCSEs)
• Each 1 hour 45 minutes
• Each paper is worth 50% of the GCSE
• 100 marks on each paper


Combined Science – Trilogy

• 6 papers (2 biology, 2 chemistry and 2 physics)
• Each 1 hour 15 minutes
• Each paper is worth 16.7% of the GCSE
• 70 marks on each paper

Biology Paper 1 Topics 1-4
Biology Paper 2 Topics 5-7
Chemistry Paper 1 Topic 1-5
Chemistry paper 2 Topics 6-10
Physics Paper 1 Topics 1-4
Physics Paper 2 Topics 5-8

Combined Science – Synergy
• 4 papers – 2 on life and environmental science and 2 on physical science
• Each 1 hour 45 minutes
• Each paper is worth 25% of the GCSE
• 100 marks on each paper

Edexcel

Separate Science

I’ve separated out the separate science courses into the differernt sciences to give you more flexibility. Maybe you only need some help in biology and don’t want to pay for Physics; maybe you’re doing higher chemistry but foundation physics; maybe you need AQA for one subject and Edexcel for another. 

Enrol now

Combined Science

These cover all the biology, chemistry and physics needed for combined science. 

All papers
• Contains multiple choice questions, structured questions, closed short answers questions and open long response questions
• 15% based on required practical’s
• Maths requirement vary by subject – 10% of the marks in biology, 20% of the marks in chemistry and 30% of the marks in physics.

Separate Science
• 6 papers (2 biology, 2 chemistry and 2 physics, leading to 3 separate GCSEs)
• Each 1 hour 45 minutes
• Each paper is worth 50% of the GCSE
• 100 marks on each paper

Combined Science 
• 6 papers (2 biology, 2 chemistry and 2 physics)
• Each 1 hour 10 minutes
• Each paper is worth 16.7% of the GCSE
• 60 marks on each paper

Biology Paper 1 Topics 1-5
Biology Paper 2 Topics 6-9
Chemistry Paper 1 Topic 1-5
Chemistry paper 2 Topics 6-9
Physics Paper 1 Topics 1-7
Physics Paper 2 Topics 8-15

OCR - Twenty First Century Science

Separate Science

I’ve separated out the separate science courses into the differernt sciences to give you more flexibility. Maybe you only need some help in biology and don’t want to pay for Physics; maybe you’re doing higher chemistry but foundation physics; maybe you need AQA for one subject and Edexcel for another. 

Enrol now

Combined Science

These cover all the biology, chemistry and physics needed for combined science. 

All papers
• Contains multiple choice questions, structured questions, closed short answers questions and open long response questions
• 15% based on required practical’s
• Maths requirement vary by subject – 10% of the marks in biology, 15% of the marks in chemistry and 25% of the marks in physics.

Separate Science
• 6 papers (2 biology, 2 chemistry and 2 physics, leading to 3 separate GCSEs)
• Each 1 hour 45 minutes
• Each paper is worth 50% of the GCSE
• 90 marks on each paper

Combined Science 
• 4 papers 1 biology, 1 chemistry, 1 physics and 1 combined science)
• Each 1 hour 45 minutes
• Each paper 1, 2 and 3 are worth 26.4% and are 95 marks. Paper 4 is worth 20.8% and is 75 marks.

 

WJEC

Separate Science

I’ve separated out the separate science courses into the differernt sciences to give you more flexibility. Maybe you only need some help in biology and don’t want to pay for Physics; maybe you’re doing higher chemistry but foundation physics.

Enrol now

Double Science

These cover all the biology, chemistry and physics needed for combined science. 

All papers
• Contains multiple choice questions, structured questions, closed short answers questions and open long response questions
• Maths requirement vary by subject – 20% of the marks in biology, 30% of the marks in chemistry and 40% of the marks in physics.

Separate Science
• 6 papers (2 biology, 2 chemistry and 2 physics, leading to 3 separate GCSEs)
• Each 1 hour 45 minutes
• Each paper is worth 45% of the GCSE
• 80 marks on each paper

Combined Science 
• 6 papers (2 biology, 2 chemistry and 2 physics, leading to 2 GCSEs)
• Each 1 hour 15 minutes
• Each paper is 15%• 80 marks on each paper