Marine Society Minimum Course Requirements
Minimum requirements to study IGCSE courses are Functional Skills Level 1 or I/GCSE grades D-G in English and Maths.
Hours of study
The guide below is based on the length of time that colleges generally allocate for teaching and learning for the courses listed. Some learners will take a bit longer and some will move through the work at a greater pace. Calculations assume at least 35 weeks of study per year:
One IGCSE will take a minimum of 6 hours per week for one year (35 weeks X 6 hours = 210 hours)
IGCSE Exams are available for examination in the winter exam series in January* and the summer exam series in May/June each year.
*not including IGCSE Business Studies, Geography or History