At Southbank we offer the following subjects within each group:

Group 1 Studies in Language and Literature

  • Language A: Literature Higher and Standard Level
  • Language A: Language & Literature Higher and Standard Level

Group 2 Language Acquisition

  • Language ab initio Standard Level – a beginner course
  • Language B for students with intermediate proficiency
  • French and Spanish are offered within the school fees.
  • Many other Group 2 languages are offered at an additional cost

Group 3 Individuals and Societies

  • Business & Management (Higher Level only)
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • History

Group 4 Experimental Sciences

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Systems and Societies
  • Physics

Group 5 Mathematics

  • Mathematics Higher Level
  • Mathematics Standard Level
  • Mathematical Studies Standard Level
  • Further Mathematics Higher Level (only as an additional subject)

Group 6 The Arts

  • Film Studies
  • Music
  • Theatre Arts
  • Visual Arts

Instead of choosing a Group 6 subject a student may select two subjects from another group.