Τα μαθήματα ΙΒ (International Baccalaureate) των Εκπαιδευτηρίων Δούκα έχουν στόχο την εξατομικευμένη διδασκαλία των μαθητών μας, την εξοικείωσή τους με τις εξεταστικές ιδιαιτερότητες και απαιτήσεις του ΙΒ diploma και την πρακτική διδακτική σχετικά με τις τεχνικές και τους τρόπους σύνθεσης και ανάπτυξης ερευνητικών εργασιών. Εφαρμόζουμε καλά σχεδιασμένο πρόγραμμα σε συνδυασμό με έμπειρους εκπαιδευτικούς για τη διδασκαλία των γνωστικών αντικειμένων όσο και για τη σωστή καθοδήγηση των μαθητών μας κατά την υποβολή των αιτήσεών τους στα ξένα πανεπιστήμια.
Μετά την ανακοίνωση των αποτελεσμάτων από τις εξετάσεις του International Baccalaureate, το καλοκαίρι 2020, όλοι οι μαθητές ΙΒ μας είχαν σοβαρούς λόγους να πανηγυρίζουν:
Ενδεικτικά, ορισμένα από τα Πανεπιστήμια που φοιτούν σήμερα οι μαθητές μας είναι:
Στη Μεγάλη Βρετανία: Imperial College London, UCL, King’s College London, Queen Mary, University of Edinburgh, University of Bristol, St Andrews University, Cardiff University, Manchester, Oxford Brookes, University of Warwick, University of Leeds, University of Bath, Exeter, Newcastle, Bath, Sussex, Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester school of Art, Sheffield, York, Durham, Strathclyde and City
Στην Ολλανδία: Leiden University, Erasmus University of Rotterdam, University of Groningen
Στην Ιταλία: Bocconi University
The "International Baccalaureate" program offers students the opportunity to cultivate a wide range of interests, while preparing them for specialized studies. The integrated form and the modern pedagogical methods that it applies have established IB DIPLOMA - "International Baccalaureate" internationally, as a sufficient criterion for admission to the most important universities of the world, being at the same time also recognized as equal and equivalent to the National Certificate of Graduation.
International Baccalaureate is aimed at students who have graduated from High School and wish to study abroad. It is about a multidimensional educational program that takes place during the last two years of school studies and prepares for admission to higher education institutions abroad.
The working language is English and the curriculum is dictated by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) in Geneva. Nevertheless, IB students can receive a Greek Senior High School Certificate of Graduation equivalence, upon which they are considered Senior High School graduates.
With a percentage that reaches, in recent years, 100%, the admissions of our students are the best proof of the effectiveness of our preparation. It is worth noting that over 75% of children succeed in the schools of their first choice.
IB students are admitted each year to recognized Universities in Europe and America such as: Oxford University, Cambridge University, Princeton, Imperial College of London, UCL, City University London, Queen Mary University of London, University of Edinburgh, University of Brighton, University of Westminster, University of Surrey, University of Reading, London College of Fashion, Central St. Martins, Glasgow School of Art, New York University, Northeastern University-Boston, Musicians Institute-Hollywood, etc.
Attending Doukas School IB is a comprehensive learning experience, which aims at the multifaceted development of the personality and academic skills of our students. We implement organized programs, through which we achieve the individualized teaching of our students, the acquaintance with the examination peculiarities and requirements of the IB and the practical teaching on the techniques and the ways of elaborating and developing research projects.
An Educational Trip to Europe with the aim of familiarizing our students with university studies abroad. Within this framework, organized visits are carried out to a number of university institutions that cover a wide range of interests so that our students get a better picture that will facilitate their choice.
Work Experience for those students who wish to work in a field similar to the one that they will study. Work experience enriches and strengthens the application of candidates to universities abroad, giving our graduates a significant comparative advantage.
A Tutor for each student. In their meetings, issues such as study effectiveness, stress management, time management, academic goals and their achievement schedule are discussed.
Study at school with the aim of completing part of the work at school instead of at home, in an organized way and under the supervision of teachers.
University Placement Center - Submission of Applications to foreign universities by specialized advisors and depending on the country and the procedure provided by each university. Our advisors take into account the capabilities and preferences of each candidate, offer assistance for admission to Oxford and Cambridge Universities in the UK and the US Ivy League and schedule Mock interviews. They finally provide full support at all stages of the process from application to admission to university.
Our IB Educational Program is based on well-organized planning and the many years of experience of qualified teachers both in the teaching of the cognitive subjects and in the proper guidance of our students when submitting their applications to foreign universities. Obtaining an IB diploma is a very powerful resource in the hands of candidates when they "knock" on the doors of foreign universities. This is because studying for the IB prepares them in the best way to effectively meet the challenges of higher education.
The IB curriculum consists of six courses offered at 2 levels (Higher Level and Standard Level) and some additional obligations (Extended Essay, Theory of Knowledge, Creativity-Action-Service).
• Modern Greek A: Language and Literature (Higher Level & Standard Level)
• English B (Higher Level & Standard Level)
• Italian ab. initio (Standard Level)
• French B (Standard Level)
• German B (Standard Level)
• Economics (Higher Level)
• Business (Standard Level)
• History (Higher Level & Standard Level)
• Psychology (Higher Level & Standard Level)
• Information Technology in a Global Society (Higher Level & Standard Level)
• Biology (Higher Level & Standard Level)
• Chemistry (Higher Level & Standard Level)
• Physics (Higher Level & Standard Level)
• Computer Science (Higher Level & Standard Level)
• Sports, Exercise and Health Science (Standard Level)
• Mathematics Analysis & Approaches (Higher Level & Standard Level)
• Mathematics Applications & Interpretations (Standard Level)
• Visual Arts (Higher Level & Standard Level)
• Music (Higher Level & Standard Level)
The Career Counseling Centre (STEP) of our School mainly works in the IB program in order to facilitate decision making, so that the personal goals of students become more specific. Personal commitment and an active attitude towards the messages they receive, as well as the rapid developments and future professional roles, are the lines on which great emphasis is placed.
PRE-IB comes to answer the question ΙΒ or General Senior High School. It is a preparatory department, which operates in parallel with the 1st Grade of Senior High School and provides to the students the opportunity to get to know both educational systems at the same time.
Students get in touch with the educational philosophy of the International Baccalaureate, test their abilities and decide, based on their experience from the specific program, if they wish to study in the next school year in the IB program. The Career Counseling Centre (STEP) of our school offers considerable assistance to students in order to make their decision.
At the same time with the courses of the 1st grade of Senior High School, students attend 3 IGCSE courses which constitute certificates of secondary education knowledge. These courses cover two subjects common to all students (English and Mathematics) and another elective course depending on the university major they want to pursue.
Any student who wishes, can, for these 3 PRE-IB courses, receive the IGCSE certification from the recognized Pearson institution, which enriches his / her CV and strengthens his / her application to foreign Universities.