"Glendale Academy Established in 2003" IGCSE center no.IN639 CBSE/ Aff./ 130195/ 27-07-2006

For the purpose of fostering core competences in learners, the curriculum encompasses seven major learning area, which are: Languages, Humanities, Mathematics , Science, Commerce, Health and Physical Education, Visual arts, Performing arts and contemporary subjects introduced in the last decade such as Entrepreneurship, Biotechnology, Fashion Studies, Creative Writing and Translation Studies, Mass Media Studies and Knowledge Traditions and Practices of India.

Scheme of Studies:

The learning areas will include:
  • English Core
  • Elective 1
  • Elective 2
  • Elective 3
  • Elective 4
  • General Studies
  • Work Experience
  • Physical Education

Subject Options at Glendale:

  Group A (Science Stream) Group B (Commerce Stream) Group C (Humanities Stream)
Core English English English
Elective 1 Psychology / Mathematics Entrepreneurship / Mathematics Psychology
Elective 2 Physics Accountancy History
Elective 3 Chemistry Business Studies Fashion Studies/Political Science
Elective 4 Biology/Painting Computer Science/ Economics/ Physical Education/ Mass Media Studies/ Home Science/ Mathematics Economics/Painting Computer Science/ Physical Education/ Mass Media Studies/ Home Science/ Mathematics Economics /Painting /Physical Education/ Mass Media Studies/ Home Science/ Geography

Scheme of Examinations:

Grading:


For awarding the grades, the Board shall put all the passed students in a rank order and will award grades as follow:

Pass Criteria:

A candidate will be eligible to get the pass certificate of the Board, is she gets a grade higher then ‘ E ’ in all subjects of internal assessment unless she is exempted. Failing this, result of the external examination will be withheld but not for a period of more than one year.

In order to be declared as having passed the examination, a candidate shall obtain a grade higher than E(i.e ., at least 33% marks) in all the five subjects of external examination in the main or at the end of the compartmental examination. The pass marks in each subject of external examination shall be 33%. In case of subject involving practical work a candidate must obtain 33% marks in theory and 33% marks in practical separately in addition to 33% marks in aggregate in order to qualify in that subject.

No overall division / distinction / aggregate shall be awarded.

Eligibility for Compartment Examination:

A candidate failing in one of the five subjects of external examination shall be placed in compartment in that subject provided she qualifies in all the subjects of internal assessment.

Compartment Examination:

A candidate placed in compartment examination may reappear at the compartmental examination to be held in July the same year, may avail herself of second chance in March/ April and third chance in July of next year. The candidate will be declared ‘ PASS ’ provided she qualifies the compartmental subjects in which she had failed. Syllabi and Course shall be the same as applicable of the candidates of full subjects appearing at the examination in the year concerned.