Combined Science GCSE

About the course

Length of Course:
2 years, depending on ability and readiness


Exam Board: 
Pearson Edexcel 

Exam – There are six papers: two biology, two chemistry and two physics

Combined science is interesting and relevant to all types of students. The biology, chemistry and physics content is delivered through exciting, interactive sessions including virtual reality headsets.

This science course gives students the option to progress to A-levels in science or other subjects.

AQA Combined Science GCSE offers a comprehensive overview of biology, chemistry, and physics within a single course. Students will explore the fundamentals of cell biology, ecology, atomic structure, chemical reactions, energy transfers, and the principles of forces and waves.

The course covers a wide range of scientific topics, providing a holistic understanding of science without the need for specialization in a specific field.

Meet the science education team