Our brand new Online GCSE English Course is the international version or IGCSE. This course aims to widen your vocabulary and improve your use of grammar, punctuation and spelling. By studying the formal and stylistic elements of a variety of sources, you will learn how to critically analyse literary material, non-literary material and media. You will also learn how to use written English for a variety of purposes from imaginative to persuasive writing.
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This course will teach you the Edexcel IGCSE English syllabus (4EB1). You'll study 3 units:
For a full breakdown of course content, download the IGCSE English Brochure.
All of your lessons and assessments are available on CloudPort - our Moodle-based learning environment (Moodle VLEs are used by most colleges and universities in the UK).
Start with lesson 1 and work through the course in a linear pathway or choose to jump to the section that you need. Your learning in completely flexible and allows you to set your programme of learning around the skills you need.
Submit assessments as you work through the course. Get instant results and feedback on activities to track your progress. Use these assessments as learning launchpads, allowing you to focus your time on the topics you need to brush up on.
You are not alone! You will be assigned a personal 1:1 tutor on your day of enrolment. Your tutor will remain by your side, throughout your learning journey until you get qualified.
All tutors are qualified teachers and subject matter specialist ensure you have the correct guidance and support when you need it. As a CloudLearn student you have unlimited access to tutor support.
CloudLearn GCSEs and A-Levels are structured around formative assessments allowing you to test your knowledge as you work towards qualification. Before taking your exam you will submit a mock exam to give you the practise you need before the big day.
When ready we arrange your exam. We have agreements with exam centres all over the UK. Our students also take advantage of preferential pricing due to the volume of students we channel to exam centres.
As part of your enrolment service package we will make all the arrangements for your final exam. This includes locating a centre and booking the relevant exam/s. Exam fees are additional.
Exam fees can be bundled using the Exam Bundles drop down when adding to basket. Have a look on our Exams Page for a detailed explanation of this service.
The Edexcel IGCSE English exam is available in January and May/June each year. It is assessed over 1 exam paper:
Choose to pay in full or spread the cost over our 6 months interest-free payment plans.
We offer longer payment plans of 12, 24, 36 or 48 months. These extend plans are subject to interest. For more details contact our student advisors on 0330 111 4006 or visit our payment plan page.
By taking part in our Online GCSE English Course, not only will you improve your knowledge and understanding of different areas of English language, but you will develop your cognitive, interpersonal and intrapersonal skills, which can be used in a wide-range of degrees and professions. Not only will you be learning how to express your ideas with clarity and precision, you will also be challenged to think innovatively and use your initiative to create compelling responses.
Additionally, by tackling analytical questions, you will be learning how to think critically, evaluate information and interpret meanings. Furthermore, as many of the sources that you will be studying focus on current political and social issues, you will be learning about social responsibility and the benefits of open-mindedness. We also hope to show you the benefits of continuous learning and intellectual curiosity by inspiring a sustained enjoyment of, and interest in English literature and language.
Therefore, the skills that you will acquire during the CloudLearn GCSE English Course can set you apart from your peers and put you on a path toward further learning or a successful career in a wide-range of occupations.