The International Baccalaureate (IB) is a global leader in international education—developing inquiring, knowledgeable, confident, and caring young people. Our programmes empower school-aged students to take ownership in their own learning and help them develop future-ready skills to make a difference and thrive in a world that changes fast.
Students following the International Baccalaureate Programme are given a unique, challenging and diverse education.
IB learners are:
As the IB Diploma meets the entry requirements universities both in Peru and overseas, students who obtain the Diploma enjoy a smooth transfer from school to university, often with the added benefit of course credits. (In San Silvestre, students who commit wo the IB Programme must stay an additional year to be able to sit the exams.)
The International Baccalaureate® (IB) Diploma Programme (DP) curriculum sets out the requirements for study of the DP. The curriculum is made up of the DP core and six subject groups. Made up of the three requirement components, the DP core aims to broaden students’ educational experience and challenge them to apply their knowledge and skills.
|The three core elements are:||The six subject groups are:|
There are different courses within each subject group.
Courses offered by San Silvestre
Group 1: Language and Literature - Spanish and English
Group 2: Language acquisition - French
Group 3: Individuals and Societies - Economics, Business Management, History, Geography, Digital Society, Psychology, Environmental Systems and Societies
Group 4: Experimental Sciences - Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Environmental Systems and Societies
Group 5: Mathematics analysis and approaches, Mathematics: applications and interpretation
Group 6: The Arts - Theatre, Music and Visual Arts
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