Edexcel English Language IGCSE – Specification B:   4EB1

English Language is a fundamental course for most young people taking GCSEs … the Edexcel English Language (Spec B) syllabus is a favourite amongst home educators.

Edexcel IGCSE English Language is a fascinating course that develops your ability to read and understand the conventions of a wide range of texts from classic literature to contemporary blog posts. You will enhance your ability to read critically and use the knowledge gained from wide reading to inform and improve your own writing. You will learn how to adapt your writing effectively and coherently to suit a variety of genres, audiences and purposes, while at the same time augmenting your vocabulary and written technical accuracy.

IGCSE English Language also provides opportunities to listen to and understand spoken language, and use spoken Standard English effectively. This is a practical course and an internationally renowned qualification in communication.

This syllabus has 1 exam paper: 3 hours   ….    Exam board syllabus: link

This course includes all necessary materials; there is no textbook required to be purchased for this course.

(We also have a range of short courses that support early preparation for IGCSE English before you start the IGCSE, and courses that support specific exam preparation and English skills for self-study-ers; there is more information here.)


TO ENROL IN THIS COURSE – This course is available to start:  

* Online, “Live” format – starting every September (early enrolment to reserve a space is recommended, as this course fills very early)

* Online, “FlexibleTiming/Recorded” format – enrol and start at any time throughout the year

(It may be possible to start with the ‘flexible’ format and then switch to the ‘live’ format if a learner would like to begin before a ‘live’ start date but ‘live’ is their preferred format; do ask for more details).

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