What level of English is required to study the IBP?
English language level B1 / B2 is recommended to gain the full benefits of the IB course.
What is the difference between studying the programme in Peru and elsewhere in the world?
In terms of the examination timetable, all exam sessions are held in either May or November, depending on which part of the world the school is located. In addition, all students will complete the three core components to attain the diploma and choose six other subjects to study.
The main difference in the programme may be found in the course options offered within the six subject groups. Each school determines the course options for each subject group and will provide Diploma options after considering the strengths of the institution and the needs of its students.
What is the best school to study the IB?
Each school has different characteristics and may offer a range of campus choices, bespoke course options, and language courses. Prospective IB applicants should pay close attention to the characteristics most beneficial to their studies, including class size, the variety of courses offered and past IBDP results, and other essential factors that may impact success.
Why should I choose Colegio Altair for the IBDP?
There are several benefits to studying at Altair. Our IB class sizes are small, with a ratio of around 3:1 (students: teacher). In addition to personalised learning, we aim to ensure students receive the best results possible with additional study skills support and high-quality learning resources while prioritising the wellbeing of our students. While studying on the course, our IBDP pupils have the continuous support of the school's psycho-pedagogical department.
How many points are needed to pass the IBDP?
To pass the IBDP, 24 out of 45 points must be obtained. Additional requirements must be met in relation to the level of the subject options taken (intermediate/ higher). The core course elements (Extended Essay, Theory of Knowledge and Creativity Activity Service) must also be completed to achieve the points necessary to pass the programme.