This comprehensive and engaging text, developed in cooperation with the IB, follows the new curriculum for first assessment in 2022. With accessible, engaging lessons students will actively relate economics to real-world issues and the global economy. The international examples and case studies encourage students to analyse economics in terms of present-day challenges and concerns.
Complete coverage of the new IB DP Economics syllabus for first assessment in 2022
In-depth real-world case studies with higher order thinking skills to help students relate economic theory to practice
Key concepts are explained and flagged throughout to help students make connections for deeper understanding
Full section on assessment requirements, guidance and practice
Inquiry-based activities and tasks throughout with clear distinction between SL and HL
Clear links to TOK and ATL to help link economics to other subject areas and wider issues.
Information Technology in a Global Society For The IB Diploma By Stuart Gray
is the first textbook written specifically for the new IB ITGS syllabus, covering IT systems, social impacts and ethical issues, and each area of application. The text provides engaging content that blends clear examples of technical concepts with consideration of social issues. Discussion points for extended independent learning and complete, modern examples are included to enhance teaching and understanding, and ensure students get the best possible experience from the ITGS course. A free sample chapter is available on the book’s web site, www.itgstextbook.com.Textbook features include:
Clear objectives for each chapter, tied directly to the ITGS syllabus, so you can be sure that all aspects of the course are being covered.
Course content is explained through clear and up to date examples, plus historical context.
Over 200 varied exercises, mixing ethical discussion points, classroom exercises, practical activities, and exam style questions to cover the syllabus content from a variety of assessment angles. Theory of Knowledge (TOK) links are included, enabling integration with the IB core hexagon.
Common mistakes and misconceptions are highlighted so students can avoid them.
Key language review for every chapter, plus a complete glossary of ITGS terminology.
Over 300 diagrams, photographs, and illustrations to bring topics alive.
Fully cited examples in every chapter mean students can extend their learning with wider readingan essential part of IB courses.
Free online support to extend learning with additional case studies, links, and activities (www.itgstextbook.com).
Core Computer Science: For the IB Diploma Program By Kostas Dimitriou Phd, Markos Hatzitaskos MSc
Core Computer Science: For the IB Diploma Program is a new educational resource for all students who need to understand the core themes of Computer Science.
The book references the assessment statements in the 2014 IB Computer Science subject guide, while remaining flexible enough to be used in any educational setting, including programming courses. The book comprehensively presents all core Computer Science aspects in plain English, allowing native and non-native English language users to gain the maximum benefit.
Plain English language Diagrams and illustrations for key concepts
More than 200 examination-style questions with answers
Use of flowcharts, pseudo-code, as well as the creation of actual working code in the Java Programming Language
References to the assessment statements in the IB Computer
Science subject guide
This book allows both students and teachers to follow the wide-ranging IB Computer Science syllabus, confident that all aspects of theory and practice have been covered.
The Sixth edition of this well-known Coursebook is fully updated for the IB Physics syllabus for first examination in 2016, comprehensively covering all requirements. Get the complete coverage of the syllabus with clear assessment statements, and links to Theory of Knowledge, International-mindedness and Nature of Science themes. Exam preparation is supported with extensive sample exam questions, online test questions and exam tips. Clear simple language makes the text accessible to student of all abilities. Easy navigation is ensured with standard and higher level material clearly marked in all chapters.
The Coursebook Contain:
Test yourself questions throughout the chapters to test knowledge, incorporating command terms as used in IB examinations to cultivate familiarity with the terms and develop skill in answering questions appropriately
worked examples to illustrate how to tackle complex problems
exam-style questions at the end of each chapter, offering through practice for the examination
definitions of key terms displayed alongside the text for easy reference
links to theory of knowledge concepts alongside appropriate topics, to stimulate thought and discussion
reference to the Nature of Science throughout the book
clear, well-labelled illustrations and photos to help make concepts easy to understand.
OSC has been supporting IB students and schools, through IBDP Spring Revision and Summer Schools, since 1990 and has helped tens of thousands of IB students prepare for their exams.
OSC IB Study & Revision Guides can be used throughout the IB Diploma Programme, but will be particularly useful in preparation for tests, mock and final exams. Written by experienced IB teachers. many of whom have taught on our trusted OSC Courses, this series has been developed from within the classroom. It is focused on enabling students to achieve their best grades with the support of first-class revision materials.
OSC IB Study & Revision Guides Provide:
Active revision and review to target the student’s effort
Practical advice on how to tackle IB exam questions
A complete, concise overview of syllabus
Excellent value for money
The resource to help students do their best in the exam.
Mathematical Studies SL Third Edition Haese Mathematics for the International student Third Edition By Mal Coad, Glen Whiffen, Sandra Haese, Michael Haese, Mark Humphries
This book is intended for use with IB ‘Mathematical Studies SL’ course at Diploma level. The third edition reflects the new mathematical Studies SL syllabus, with syllabus references given at the beginning of each chapter. Explanations have been revised, making them easier for students who have English as a second language. Discussion topics for Theory of Knowledge have been included throughout the book, while the final chapter contains 200 exam-style questions. Comprehensive graphics calculator instructions are accessible as printable pages on the interactive student CD.
About the interactive CD
direct links to Microsoft Excel spreadsheets
graphing and geometry software
printable instructions for TI and Casio graphics calculators