These courses are designed for students preparing exams. The main focus is on developing students' exams techniques and strategies and improving the self-confidence.
GCSE/IGCSE Chinese (Mandarin) is designed on the assumption that candidates have about 120 - 140 guided learning hours per subject over the duration of the course. Guided learning hours refers to direct teaching and any other supervised or directed study time.
These courses cover five main topic areas according to the description in the syllabus.