Physics iGCSE (Edexcel)

The Edexcel International GCSE in Physics specification is assessed through two exams with no coursework. Covering a systematic body of scientific knowledge, skills and the practical nature of physics, it’s designed as a two-year course for teaching in international schools and colleges

Louise Bowen

Louise teaches Sociology and Psychology. Louise has been working with BEST since early 2017. She is also a research student and postgraduate tutor in Cardiff University and has won numerous awards, including Best Final Year Dissertation from the British Psychological Society. Louise

Nigel Kirk

Nigel teaches Maths, Numeracy and Physics. Nigel has 15 years experience of teaching Physics and Maths in schools, and 15 years experience in tutoring. He has been tutoring at BEST since February 2018 and is already a favourite with the children who

Sociology iGCSE (Edexcel)

GCSE Sociology helps students to gain knowledge and understanding of key social structures, processes and issues through the study of families, education, crime and deviance and social stratification. Students will develop their analytical, assimilation and communication skills by comparing and contrasting perspectives

Psychology iGCSE (Edexcel)

In addition to helping students acquire subject knowledge, the GCSE Psychology specification: provides a sound understanding of methods and approaches in Psychology at an introductory level illustrates these methods and approaches through various topic areas representing the core areas of social, cognitive, developmental,


  Compared to Numeracy, Maths GCSE concentrates on the more involved aspects of Mathematics that develop skills that are frequently required for Scientific and Technical subjects or for further education.   The examination has 3 tiers of entry for this qualification, learners