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The Cambridge IGCSE (9-1) Physics syllabus helps learners to understand the technological world in which they live, and take an informed interest in science and scientific developments. They learn about the basic principles of Physics through a mix of theoretical and practical studies. Learners also develop an understanding of the scientific skills essential for further study at Cambridge International A Level, skills which are useful in everyday life.
As they progress, learners gain an understanding of how science is studied and practised, and become aware that the results of scientific research can have both good and bad effects on individuals, communities and the environment.
This syllabus is graded from 9 to 1 but is otherwise the same as Cambridge IGCSE Physics (0625). You will find past papers and other resources for Cambridge IGCSE Physics (0625); these may be useful for teaching Cambridge IGCSE (9-1) Physics (0972).
Cambridge IGCSE (9-1) Physics (0972) is available in the June and November series for schools in the UK only.
The syllabus year refers to the year in which the examination will be taken.
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