The IB program is available in college since 2008 - this is the only college in Brighton with this course, which was approved by the Ministry of Education in the UK.
The IB program is designed for 2 academic years and is intended for graduates, high school students from 16 to 18 years. The curriculum of each of them includes 6 self-selected disciplines - 3 are studied at the standard level of complexity, 3 lessons are conducted at increased complexity, in-depth. Additionally, all students attend the CAS (Creativity, Service, Activity) courses, the universal TOK program (general theory of knowledge) and write a detailed academic essay (the volume is from 4000 words, the topic is approved with the teacher).
For convenience of a choice and absence of duplication of programs all subjects are divided into thematic blocks - it is enough to choose on one priority discipline from each group:
The academic year is divided into 3 roughly equal terms:
The cost of studying at Varndean College is (the price is indicated for 1 person for 1 academic year):
The King's College School Wimbledon is located in a calm and respectable area of London and is designed for mixed education of children from around the world aged 7 to 18 years (the main program is 7-18 years old - offered to boys, girls can study at Courses Sixth Form from 16 to 18 years). The educational institution was founded in 1829: the institution moved to its present place in 1897, and today it occupies a large ancient mansion (the date of construction dates back to the 18th century) surrounded by green parks, gardens and lawns.
King's College School Wimbledon is deservedly considered one of the best schools in London: both in academic terms, and in the level of care for students, services and equipment. Over the past few years, more than 100 places in Oxford and Cambridge have been occupied precisely by the graduates of this school - this underscores the quality of educational programs and the professionalism of teachers. Teachers strive not only to lay the basic, fundamental knowledge, but also to bring up the inquisitiveness of the mind, a clear and steady motivation to acquire knowledge and self-improvement. The potential of students seeks to uncover in any possible areas - academic, creative, sports, social; Each student constantly feels support, active acceptance of his decisions and initiatives. That is why many graduates of the school have a lot of famous, successful personalities, including people of art (actors, musicians, writers) and politicians, diplomats.
The structure of the institution includes: