International Baccalaureate

The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

Circle of IB students laying on the grass

Life in the 21st century, in an interconnected, globalized world, requires critical-thinking skills and a sense of international-mindedness, something that International Baccalaureate® (IB) Diploma Programme students come to know and understand. In offering the International Baccalaureate, Canberra College demonstrates its commitment to providing students with diverse opportunities to structure their education to suit their abilities and needs. The IB programme encourages a pursuit of excellence by providing a challenging curriculum which values the learning of the individual student through its criterion referenced assessment, fosters critical reflection on the nature of knowledge and develops independent thinkers and learners who are encouraged to think globally. Anyone with good time management, an inquiring mind open to new ideas, can embrace the opportunities offered in this programme.

The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who, help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. The programme encourages students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.

The Canberra College IB Learner Guide

The Canberra College IB Admissions and Enrolment Policy

IB Learner Profile 10 reasons Why IB Poster

Enquiries

To discuss enrolment in the IB program at Canberra College, please contact the IB Coordinator:


murray.chisholm@ed.act.edu.au
From overseas- +61 2 61423288
Within Australia- 02     61423288

Important Links

Managebac- Internal Assessment Calendar, Class pages, CAS Journal, EE planning and supervision, TOK work.

https://canberrac.managebac.com/login

IB Candidates Page- results and TOK essay submission

https://candidates.ibo.org/index.cfm?event=authnHandler.showLoginForm