UW-Madison International Baccalaureate Information

Course and Level Score of 4 Score of 5 Score of 6 Score of 7
Art (HL) 3 credits General Elementary Elective 3 credits General Elementary Elective 3 credits General Elementary Elective 3 credits General Elementary Elective
Art/Design (HL) 3 credits General Elementary Elective 3 credits General Elementary Elective 3 credits General Elementary Elective 3 credits General Elementary Elective
Biology (HL) 5 credits Zoology Elective (biological science, elementary)1 5 credits Zoology Elective (biological science, elementary)1 5 credits Zoology Elective (biological science, elementary)1 5 credits Zoology Elective (biological science, elementary)1
Chemistry (HL) 9 credits Chemistry 103 (4 credits), & 104 (5 credits) 9 credits Chemistry 103 (4 credits), & 104 (5 credits) 9 credits Chemistry 103 (4 credits), & 104 (5 credits) 9 credits Chemistry 103 (4 credits), & 104 (5 credits)
Chinese (A1) 6 credits East Asian Studies Electives 6 credits East Asian Studies Electives 6 credits East Asian Studies Electives 6 credits East Asian Studies Electives
Computer Science (HL) 6 credits Computer Science 302 & 367 (3 credits each) 4 6 credits Computer Science 302 & 367 (3 credits each) 4 6 credits Computer Science 302 & 367 (3 credits each) 4 6 credits Computer Science 302 & 367 (3 credits each) 4
Economics (HL) 8 credits Economics 101 & 102 (4 credits each) 4 8 credits Economics 101 & 102 (4 credits each) 4 8 credits Economics 101 & 102 (4 credits each) 4 8 credits Economics 101 & 102 (4 credits each) 4
English (A1) (HL) 3 credits Elementary English Literature 2 6 credits Elementary English Literature 2 6 credits Elementary English Literature 2 6 credits Elementary English Literature 2
Foreign Language, not listed (A1) Possible 6 credit Literature by departmental review/recommendation Possible 6 credit Literature by departmental review/recommendation Possible 6 credit Literature by departmental review/recommendation Possible 6 credit Literature by departmental review/recommendation
French (A1) (HL) 6 credits French Literature Elective 6 credits French Literature Elective 6 credits French Literature Elective 6 credits French Literature Elective
French (A2 & B) (HL) 6 credits Advanced French Language 3 6 credits Advanced French Language 3 6 credits Advanced French Language 3 6 credits Advanced French Language 3
Geography (HL) 8 credits Geography 104 & 127 8 credits Geography 104 & 127 8 credits Geography 104 & 127 8 credits Geography 104 & 127
German (A1) (HL) Possible 6 credit Literature by departmental review/recommendation Possible 6 credit Literature by departmental review/recommendation Possible 6 credit Literature by departmental review/recommendation Possible 6 credit Literature by departmental review/recommendation
German (A2 & B) (HL) 6 credits Advanced German Language 3 6 credits Advanced German Language 3 6 credits Advanced German Language 3 6 credits Advanced German Language 3
History (HL) 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary
History of the Americas (HL) 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary
History of Europe (HL) 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary 6 credits History Elective- Social Studies Elementary
Italian (A1) (HL) 6 credits Advanced Italian Literature Electives 6 credits Advanced Italian Literature Electives 6 credits Advanced Italian Literature Electives 6 credits Advanced Italian Literature Electives
Italian (A2 & B) (HL) 6 credits Advanced Italian Language 3 6 credits Advanced Italian Language 3 6 credits Advanced Italian Language 3 6 credits Advanced Italian Language 3
Japanese (A1) 6 credits East Asian Studies 3 6 credits East Asian Studies 3 6 credits East Asian Studies 3 6 credits East Asian Studies 3
Korean (A1) 6 credits East Asian Studies 3 6 credits East Asian Studies 3 6 credits East Asian Studies 3 6 credits East Asian Studies 3
Mathematics (HL) 5 credits Mathematics 221 5 credits Mathematics 221 5 credits Mathematics 221 5 credits Mathematics 221
Mathematics with Further Math 9 credits Mathematics 221 (5 credits) & 222 (4 credits) 9 credits Mathematics 221 (5 credits) & 222 (4 credits) 9 credits Mathematics 221 (5 credits) & 222 (4 credits) 9 credits Mathematics 221 (5 credits) & 222 (4 credits)
Philosophy (HL) 4 credits Philosophy 101 4 credits Philosophy 101 4 credits Philosophy 101 4 credits Philosophy 101
Portuguese (A1) (HL) 6 credits Advanced Portuguese Literature 6 credits Advanced Portuguese Literature 6 credits Advanced Portuguese Literature 6 credits Advanced Portuguese Literature
Portuguese (A2 & B) (HL) 6 credits Advanced Portuguese Language 3 6 credits Advanced Portuguese Language 3 6 credits Advanced Portuguese Language 3 6 credits Advanced Portuguese Language 3
Psychology (HL) 4 credits Psychology 201 (Possible additional/more specific credit with department review) 4 credits Psychology 201 (Possible additional/more specific credit with department review) 4 credits Psychology 201 (Possible additional/more specific credit with department review) 4 credits Psychology 201 (Possible additional/more specific credit with department review)
Social Anthropology (HL) 3 credits Anthropology 104 3 credits Anthropology 104 3 credits Anthropology 104 3 credits Anthropology 104
Spanish (A1) (HL) 6 credits Advanced Spanish Literature 6 credits Advanced Spanish Literature 6 credits Advanced Spanish Literature 6 credits Advanced Spanish Literature
Spanish (A2 & B) (HL) 6 credits Advanced Spanish Language 3 6 credits Advanced Spanish Language 3 6 credits Advanced Spanish Language 3 6 credits Advanced Spanish Language 3
Theatre Arts (HL) 3 credits Theatre Electives (Elementary) 3 credits Theatre Electives (Elementary) 3 credits Theatre Electives (Elementary) 3 credits Theatre Electives (Elementary)
Course and Level Score of 28 or more
Full Diploma 3 credits Elective

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1 Zoology 151 by departmental recommendation

2 Exempt from G.E.R Com A.

3 See Foreign Language Department for more information.

4 Exempt from Quantitative Reasoning B.

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