Cambridge IGCSE Combined Sciences is now Approved

IGCSE Combined Sciences subject is now approved as one of subjects that can be taken to complete 8 IGCSE subjects.It’s not an obligatory subject but a student who enjoys studying sciences and got good grades in sciences can study it to complete his 8 IGCSE subjects.

Combined Sciences is a subject that combine Biology, Chemistry & Physics subjects together and it consists of 3 paper,same system as any science subject.

As we said, this subject is divided into 3 branches: Biology, Chemistry & Physics.Here’s a brief overview about the content of each branch:


  • Characteristics of living organisms
  • Cells
  • Biological molecules
  • Enzymes
  •  Plant nutrition
  •  Animal nutrition
  •  Transport
  •  Gas exchange and respiration
  •  Coordination and response
  •  Reproduction
  •  Organisms and their environment
  •  Human influences on ecosystems


  • The particulate nature of matter
  •  Experimental techniques
  • Atoms, elements and compounds
  • Stoichiometry
  • Electricity and chemistry
  • Energy changes in chemical reactions
  • Chemical reactions
  • Acids, bases and salts
  • The Periodic Table
  • Metals
  • Air and water
  • Organic chemistry


  • Motion
  • Work, energy and power
  • Thermal Physics
  • Properties of waves, including light and sound
  • Electrical quantities
  • Electric circuits

Kindly note that you cannot take this subject with Cambridge IGCSE Biology, Chemistry & physics in one session.

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