Edexcel International GCSE Chinese (2011)

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Students of our Edexcel International GCSE in Chinese will develop the ability to communicate effectively in Chinese, through reading, writing, listening and speaking, and gain knowledge and understanding of countries and communities where the language is spoken.

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Edexcel International GCSE Chinese 2011 specification
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Qualification type:
International GCSE
Level 1/2
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Specification codes:
UK and international ?International GCSEs are not approved for use in UK state schools, but can be taught in independent schools.
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The Edexcel International GCSE in Chinese specification offers a 100% examination format via three Edexcel-marked units. Covering all four language skills - listening, reading, writing and speaking - it’s designed as a two-year course for teaching in international schools and colleges and UK independent schools. 

If you’re a UK state school, you may be interested in our Edexcel Certificate in Chinese, which is eligible for funding.

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You'll cover all four language skills - listening, reading, writing and speaking - as you study our two-year Edexcel International GCSE in Chinese course.

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