Read curriculum updates and subject briefs

All DP curriculums are reviewed on a seven-year teaching cycle to ensure that each is fit for purpose in a changing world and incorporates the latest educational research and lessons learned from a thorough evaluation of the existing curriculum.

The DP curriculum review is a collaborative process that aims to produce excellent, internationally minded, research-based curriculums and support material that enable students to develop the attributes of the learner profile and the IB mission, thereby providing an excellent preparation for life in the 21st century. 

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  • Philosophy
  • Computer Science
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics



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  • Business management

    Find latest updates about the business management curriculum.

  • Literature and performance

    Find latest updates about the Literature and performance curriculum.

  • Digital society

    Find latest updates about the Digital society curriculum.

  • Theatre

    Find latest updates about the Theatre curriculum.

  • Classical languages

    Find latest updates about the Classical languages curriculum.

  • Economics

    First Teaching

    Sep 2020

    First Assessment

    May 2022

    First Enrol at University

    August / September 2022

    Find out more about upcoming changes to our economics curriculum.

  • Music

    First Teaching

    Sep 2020

    First Assessment

    May 2022

    First Enrol at University

    August / September 2022

    Find out more about upcoming changes to our music curriculum.

  • Theory of knowledge

    First Teaching

    Sep 2020

    First Assessment

    May 2022

    First Enrol at University

    August / September 2022

    Find out more about upcoming changes to our theory of knowledge curriculum.

  • Mathematics

    First Teaching

    Sep 2019

    First Assessment

    May 2021

    First Enrol at University

    August / September 2021

    Find out more about upcoming changes to our mathematics curriculum.

  • Language and literature

    First Teaching

    Sep 2019

    First Assessment

    May 2021

    First Enrol at University

    August / September 2021

    Find out more about upcoming changes to our language and literature curriculums.