The Curriculum



Pre-Diploma Programme, PreDP
Your education on the IB programme begins with a preparation year before that actual IB Diploma programme starts. The PreDP year consists of courses which are approximately equivalent to the Social Sciences programme, but the difference is that the PreDP course is taught solely in English with the aim of getting you ready for the two Diploma years. 

Subjects in PreDP:
Swedish 1
English 5
History 1b
Mathematics 1b
Biology, Chemistry, Physics: Nk 1b
Modern languages: Spanish, French or German
CAS
TOK

Diploma Programme
During the two years following the PreDP-year, you are requested to study six different subjects you will have chosen, one from each of the following groups of subjects. Sannarpsgymnasiet offers: 

GROUP 1 Studies in language and literature.
Swedish and/or English. 

GROUP 2 Language acquisition.
English B or Swedish B.

GROUP 3 Individuals & society.
History
Psychology
Economics

GROUP 4 Experimental Sciences.
Biology
Chemistry
Physics

GROUP 5 Mathematics.
Analysis and approaches
Applications and interpretation

GROUP 6 Choose an additional subject from groups 3 or 4.

In addition to the six subjects, the following courses are also included:

  • • Extended essay
  • • CAS - Creativity, Activity and Service 
  • • TOK - Theory of Knowledge