The International Baccalaureate Diploma Program is made up of a core and six subject groups. Despite the exciting and extraordinary development of ideas throughout the history of physics, observations remain essential to the very core of the subject. Both IB physics SL and HL have the same basic requirements consisting of the same number of hours. Much of this information is drawn directly from the physics subject guide, available to all IB teachers in the program's resource center.
As part of the IB Physics course, you'll cover additional subjects of your choice from the list below (usually you don't choose, but your teacher does).