ICSE Syllabus for year 2019, 2018, 2017 is given below. Students of Class X can use this syllabus for their annual examination preparation.

Board: Indian Certificate of Secondary Education
Class: X
Subject: English

ICSE English Syllabus

Aims :

  1. To develop and integrate the use of the four language skills i.e. listening, speaking, reading and writing for the purpose of effective communication.
  2. To develop a functional understanding of the grammar, structure and idiom of the language.
  3. To develop the capacity to read efficiently and access information effectively.
  4. To develop an appreciation of good literature.
  5. To experience, through literature, the thoughts and feelings of the people of the world.

There will be two papers

  • Paper 1. English Language
  • Paper 2. Literature in English

Each of these papers will be of two hours duration.

  • Paper 1: English Language  (80 Marks), Internal Assessment (20 Marks)
  • Paper 2: Literature in English (80 Marks), Internal Assessment (20 Marks)

English Syllabus for ICSE Class 10th is given below.

 Exam Year  ICSE Syllabus
 2019  Click Here
 2018  Click Here
 2017  Click Here

ICSE Class X Syllabus Sample Papers