Why is studying IB difficult?
giasuib.com – IB is one of the programs for students planning to study abroad because the preference it received from major universities around the world, but why is studying IB difficult?
What is IB program?
IB (International Baccalaureate) is for students from 16 to 19 years old equivalent to students in grade 11 and 12 in Vietnam. IB diploma gives students the advantages and benefits over other candidates as well as the opportunity to receive scholarships to higher-prestigious universities.
For more: The advantage of IB diploma
IB program will last for 2 years, and during that time, students choose from 6 subjects from 6 subject groups including:
- First language
- The second language
- Natural Sciences
- Personal and social
Students can change Arts group into one of the 5 subject groups above. In addition, students need to complete three requirements to be eligible to receive an IB degree including:
- Complete Extended Essay (EE) 4000 words.
- Participate in the course “Theory of Knowledge” (TOK).
- Join in activities “Creativity, Action and Service” (CAS) such as community and sports.
IB curriculum includes two levels: Standard Level (SL) and Higher Level (HL). So why is studying IB difficult?
For more: How to review for IB?
Because the program receives a lot of favor from prestigious universities and is used for most schools in countries around the world, the difficulty of this program is also a big challenge. To get an IB diploma, students not only need to master the necessary knowledge but also need to supplement soft skills to participate in other activities.
In the process of IB exam preparation, to achieve high results, students should find for themselves the materials originating from reputable sites or books written from major publishers such as Oxford, Cambridge, Princeton… to be provided with a selective source of knowledge.
If you find it difficult to learn by yourself or want to add new knowledge from experienced preceedors, you should consider looking for a reputable IB tutoring center to receive enthusiastic teaching and quickly achieve what you want.