Information Technology

This syllabus is designed to provide a coherent view of the significance of information in a socio-economic context. Emphasis is placed on the application of knowledge, problem-solving using the computer, and proficiency in using productivity tools. This approach has been adopted in recognition of the impact that changes in the availability of information can have […]

Human and Social Biology

Human and Social Biology is concerned with the study of the structure and functioning of the human body. It also involves the application of biological principles, knowledge, and skills, and technological advances, to the maintenance of health and to solve the problems of living together. The subject incorporates the view that human beings have a […]

English A

Students who do the English course will explore receptively and expressively three major literary modes, Drama, Poetry, and Prose Fiction, in order to become aware of the many functions and purposes of language. In doing so, they will discover that the four facets of language arts, namely, listening, speaking, reading, and writing, are closely linked […]

Electronic Document Preparation and Management (EDPM)

The Electronic Document Preparation and Management (EDPM) syllabus is designed to equip students with the knowledge and computer-related skills required to enhance the performance of clerical and administrative tasks. The EDPM syllabus will provide a holistic approach to the acquisition of knowledge and the development of candidates’ decision-making and problem-solving skills. It is suited for […]

CSEC Chemistry

Chemistry is concerned with the physical and chemical properties of substances and the interaction of energy and matter. The study of Chemistry involves an investigation of chemical reactions and processes. The discipline seeks to explain and predict events at the atomic and molecular level. Through the principles of Chemistry, students will understand everyday life, nature, […]


Biology is the discipline in science, which seeks to understand the organization of the organic world through an exploration of the structure and function of life forms at the molecular, cellular, organismal, and ecosystem levels, as well as the complex interactions and interdependencies which occur at each of these levels. This knowledge provides the foundation […]

CAPE Biology

Biology is the scientific study of living organisms. The study of this subject leads to an understanding and appreciation of the concepts of life at all levels and hence to a greater respect and reverence for life. The interconnected web of life and the unique role of the human species are integral to the dynamic […]

CAPE Chemistry

Chemistry is a branch of science concerned with the properties and interactions of the substances of which matter is composed. This CAPE Chemistry Syllabus provides the specific knowledge base and the skills and attitudes associated with advanced study of the subject. It is structured to ensure that students become aware of their moral, social and […]

Pure Mathematics

Mathematics is one of the oldest and most universal means of creating, communicating, connecting and applying structural and quantitative ideas. The discipline of Mathematics allows the formulation and solution of real-world problems as well as the creation of new mathematical ideas, both as an intellectual end in itself, as well as a means to increase […]