CXC CSEC exam guide: Integrated Science

 

CXC CSEC exam guide: General proficiency Integrated Science

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CXC CSEC exam guide: General proficiency Integrated Science

Based on the CXC CSEC Integrated Science syllabus

 

Organization of the CXC CSEC Integrated Science exam:

In-school exam candidates: The general proficiency exam consists of two (2) papers and a School Based Assessment (SBA) project.

Private exam candidates: The general proficiency exam consists of three (3) papers.

Paper
Exam time
Question type
Exam marks
Exam percent
paper 1
11/4 hrs

Multiple choice
(60 questions)

60 marks
25%
Paper 2
2 hours

Part A:
3 compulsory structured questions

Part B:
3 compulsory questions - extended essay or data-based questions

90 marks
50%
Paper 3/SBA
2 hrs 30 mins
 
50 marks
25%
   
Total
200 marks
100%

The syllabus for the Integrated Science exam is divided into four (4) sections. Each section is comprised of several units.

The four sections are section A, B, C and D.

Section A:
The organism
Section B:
The home/workplace
Section C:
Recreation
Section D:
Transportation

 

The units in each section are listed below:
Section
Units
1. Production and Growth
  2. Food and Nutrition
  3. Circulation
  4. Respiration
  5. Excretion
  6. Coordination
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1. Temperature control and ventilation
  2. Water and the Aquatic Environment
  3. Pests and parasites/sanitation
  4. Safety hazards
  5. Electricity
  6. Fossil fuels/ Solar energy/ Alternative sources
  7. Materials
  8. Lighting
  9. Chemicals
  10. Machines
  11. The Terrestrial Environment
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1. Sport and Body Functions
  2. Sport in Air/Water
  3. Sport and Materials
  4. Audio-Visual Activities
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1. Energy
  2. Forces
  3. Earth Movement and Their Effects
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Boo (not verified)
Integrated Science

If You did good in you Labs and Pass the paper 1 and fail paper 2 is there a chance of still getting a 1, 2 or 3 ?

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integrated science

Doing not in cxc Friday. Have no idea what to expect just studying really hard. This helped aol though

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integrated science

it helps alot

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sekyra (not verified)
thanks this guide was really

thanks this guide was really needed .great work

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integrated science

i am doing a lab : planning and designing lab about iron rust near sea than iron further...what exactly must I have?

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intergrated science

I want 2 study intergrated science for cxc this year or next year exam

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sherl (not verified)
integrated science

well i am very thankful 4 these exam guide cause i am so crazy about passing my cxc subjects especially integrated science as my teacher is far behind. i have about 3-4 months leaving 4 cxc. am kind of stressed and worried. but i guess I'll just have 2 try and think positive

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Intergrated Science

I would like the profiles that are marked for Intergated Science n how it is being marked thank u. i would like it to be sent to me via Email or on here by tomorrow :)

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integrated science

it can help

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Danielle (not verified)
O thanks very much for this i

O thanks very much for this i really dont like science so hope i rember these stuff and im finding it hard to rember the stuff when im finished reading can some one plz plz help me telll me how to rember?

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guest (not verified)
Integrated Science

Thanks this was very helpful. but, what i would really like to know is if this is also for the 2012 syllabus. because I can't find it anywhere. And my "teacher" is no help at all! please tell me it's 2012. or send me a link for 2012! :D tnx

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Re: Integrated Science

Hello,

This is Integrated Science exam guide is based on the CXC CSEC Integrated Science syllabus for 2012.

Good luck with your exams!

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Thanks. Thats a relief!!! I've been searching everywhere. I can finally study with assurance!!! :D

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Gadiesha (not verified)
i still have a headache 4 all my subjects

cxc is giving me a mindbrain headache its so stressful what should i do?

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I. Science

Don't worry just study and you will definitely get one step towards your goal. After all success comes after hard work and practice makes perfect.

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cxc

you should not think of it as a stressful thing cuz then it will always be stressful so u should take some time to relan and think about what u like doin

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intrgrated science

It was very helpfull although i found about it late but i hope to do my best tomorrow.

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mizz mymy (not verified)
thanks this is very helpful

thanks this is very helpful

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seikarah (not verified)
Integrated science

thans for the cxc study guide i didn't have a clue on some of these topics. wow! i can study comfortably kknw

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integrated scirnce

wow thanks alot for these guides since now i have been improving thanks once more and may the lord bless u kevaughn gallimore head boy of clan carthy 2010-2011

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Integrated science

Mary - Thanks for this exam guide. I like it, I only wish it could tell me what to study for each exam paper so I wouldn't have to guess what was coming for each paper.

Mary

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