BLISS Certificates in Science

The BLISS Certificate in Science: Double Award (iGCSE)

The BLISS Level 1/2 Certificate in Science: Double Award (iGCSE) is now accredited.

This specification:

Qualifies for Section 96 funding from the governmenttick
Is in the school performance tables from 2014 X

The Double Award is a combination of the Biology, Chemistry and Physics content and:

  • is available in two tiers (foundation and higher)
  • shares common content with the separate science specifications
  • gives candidates a solid foundation in overall Science.

Topics include:

  • plants as organisms
  • evolution
  • rates of reaction
  • crude oils and fuel
  • nuclear physics.

The course is assessed in a linear format by six 60-minute examinations, of equal weighting.

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A comparison document has been produced comparing the content between the separate BLISS Certificates in Biology, Chemistry and Physics and the Science: Double Award.

Comparison of units in separate and double award iGCSEs

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