International Baccalaureate (IB)

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If you're looking for a rigorous, college-level course of study, community camaraderie and potential college credit, you'll find it all in the full IB Diploma Programme at Minnetonka High School. IB is ideally suited for motivated students who enjoy delving deeper into concepts and considering their global implications. IB students share a well-rounded academic experience that emphasizes critical thinking, intercultural understanding and exposure to diverse viewpoints.

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Course Listing

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IB Economics SL

Course: #IB212, S1
Course: #IB214, S2
Grade(s) offered: 11-12
Credits: 1 (year-long course)
Prerequisites: None

This one-year course covers macroeconomics and microeconomics as well as development and international economics.

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IB History HL

Course: #IB200, Year 1, S1
Course: #IB202, Year 1, S2
Course: #IB204, Year 2, S1
Course: #IB206, Year 2, S2
Grade(s) offered: 11-12    
Credits: 2.0 (two-year course)    
Prerequisites: AP U.S. History, Contemporary U.S. History, American Studies 10 Honors

This course is a two-year introduction to contemporary world history. The first year of the course begins with units that include the Industrial Revolution in Britain, Europe, and Japan as well as a study of Imperial Russia, revolutions and the emergence of the Soviet State.

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IB Psychology SL

Course: #IB208, S1 
Course: #IB210, S2    
Grade(s) offered: 11-12
Credits: 1.0 (year-long course)
Prerequisites: None

IB psychology examines the interaction of biological, cognitive and sociocultural influences on human behavior.

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