The Curriculum

Pre-Diploma Program PreDP
The preparation year is taught in English, but based on the Swedish national curriculum for grade 10 subjects with an adjustment to better prepare for the IB Diploma years. The preparation year aims at teaching subject knowledge as well as increasing students’ acquisition of English vocabulary and terminology specific to the different subjects. For information about courses, see course outline below. Courses in PreDP are graded using the Swedish national grades A-F.

IB Diploma Program IBDP
During the two IB Diploma years student study 6 subjects of their own choice in combination with the core components of Theory of Knowledge, Extended Essay and Creativity/Activity/Service. The subject choices should include 3 courses at higher level and 3 courses at standard level. The IB Diploma program is a highly respected university preparation program that promotes intercultural understanding and respect. IB graduates are eligible for higher education at university in Sweden or at university in countries all over the world. For further information about course and subjects offered at Söderportgymnasiet, see course outline below.

Course outline for Pre-DP and IBDP >