Westwood Collegiate is proud to be an IB World School.
The IB Diploma Programme is a challenging two-year pre-university curriculum, primarily aimed at students ages 16 to 19. It leads to a qualification (the IB diploma) that is widely recognized by the world's leading universities.
The curriculum contains six subject groups together with the Diploma core: creativity, activity, service (CAS), the extended essay (EE), and theory of knowledge (TOK).
In the 2016-17 school year, students at Westwood had the following IB course options:
Group 1 Language A Literature
Group 2 Language B Spanish or French
Group 3 Psychology or History
Group 4 Biology, Physics, Chemistry & Exercise Sports Physiology
Group 5 Mathematics
Group 6 Visual Arts, Theatre, Film
In addition, students can opt to complete individual courses within each group with the aim of completing a Standard Level of Achievement resulting in IB Certificate status.