Should I take IB or A Levels?

Should I take IB or A Levels?

Is the IB more work than A levels? Broadly speaking the IB will take up more of your time than A levels. If you take the IB: You’ll have more teaching time and fewer study periods (and still have plenty of homework and coursework on top).

What IB score is equivalent to in A Levels?

An IB score of 38 points out of a maximum of 45 is equivalent to five A grades at A-level. A score of 30 IB points reflects three and a half A’s at A level, which is enough to gain admission to most good universities in the UK (Oxbridge would require higher results).

Which is easier IB or A Levels?

The IB is considerably harder than A-levels. In the IB, students must study six subjects plus extras whereas with A-levels students study three subjects. With so much workload, it is no surprise that many students taking the IB end up with relatively low grades (24-30 points).

What is a 5 in IB equivalent to?

Reporting IB Grades

IB Grade Converted Percentage Grade
6 92-98
5 84-91
4 77-83
3 70-76

Is 28 a good IB score?

All IB students are required to score a minimum of 24 points for six subjects. The average IB scores throughout the years have varied between 28-30 points.

How do I Check my IB score?

How to View Your IB Test Scores in Bionic. 1. Login to Bionic and navigate to Self Service > Student Center. 2. Under the Academics heading, choose Academic Requirements from the drop down menu. 3. Click on the green triangle next to Available Test Credits. Then review the information under the Eligible IB Test scores heading.

What is the average IB score?

Over the same period, pass rates have remained consistent at around 80%, and the average score on the IB diploma has been 30 points. Less than 1% of students receiving the IB diploma obtain a score of 45 points. Grade distributions on the IB assessments vary by subject.

What is IB scoring system?

IB Scoring System. In IB, the highest scores you can get in subjects are 7’s. You want to get a grand total of 24 points after adding up all your scores. In order to get the IB diploma, you have to get at least AVERAGE 4’s in your HL classes and NOT get any 2’s.

What are the requirements for an IB Diploma?

The Class Requirements: To earn an IB diploma, you have to take courses from six subjects, one each from groups 1-5, and either one from group 6 or a substitute from one of the other groups.