O Levels

Cambridge IGCSE is the world’s most popular international qualification for 14 to 16 year-old.

It was developed over 25 years ago, tried, tested and trusted by schools worldwide. It is also recognized by leading universities and employers throughout the world. Cambridge IGCSE offers a flexible curriculum, with a choice of over 70 subjects categorized in five subject groups (themes) for any combinations.

At Mzizima, the following subjects have been selected from the five subject groups:

Group 1: Languages
English (as First Language), French and Swahili (Cambridge GCE O-Level)

Group 2: Humanities and Social Sciences
Geography, History, Economics, Literature in English.

Group 3: Sciences
Biology, Chemistry and Physics

Group 4: Mathematics

Group 5: Creative, Technical and Vocational
Business Studies, Art and Design and ICT


Continuous assessment is done by the school. The final assessment (Cambridge International Examination; CIE) takes place at the end of the course and includes written, oral and practical assessment.

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