KS4 Combined Science


GCSE Combined  Science 

Examining board:


How students are assessed:

There are six papers in total GCSEs for the combined Science:

2 for biology, 2 for chemistry and 2 for physics these will all be taken at the end of Year 11 in the Summer exams.


Each paper is 1hr 10mins – 60 marks (16.7% of the GCSE)

Exam dates:

24th May (am)

7th June (am)

12th June (am)

Other information:

Students will either sit higher or foundation tier.  At the higher tier students can attain grades from 9 – 4; at foundation students can attain grades from 5 – 1.


Revision resources available:

Revision material can be found on BBC Bitesize,




CPG GCSE Revision guides

Moodle – Past GCSE exam papers

Revision sessions available:

Every day after school except Tuesday.

A physics, biology and chemistry teacher available for support. L10, L13 and L4

Contact information:

Mrs A. Wiseman (Head of Biology)

Mr B. Dickens (Head of Physics)