Learning

Language Programmes

We have many language initiatives in place to enable our students to maintain their cultural identity and grow as multilingual global citizens with the potential to thrive in our globalised world

IB Curriculum
German Curriculum

IB Curriculum

For all IB curriculum students, we support language learning and/or enrichment through the following initiatives:

  • Mother Tongue Classes (MT): Gain native level proficiency in mother tongue languages (English, German, Dutch and Danish)
  • Mother Tongue Support Programme (MTSP): Gain native level proficiency in mother tongue languages (languages other than English, German, Dutch and Danish) under the guidance of external tutors arranged by the school's Head of World Languages
  • Language Acquisition Classes (LA): Learn a second or third language (excluding mother tongue) as a foreign language
  • Language Enrichment Programme (LEP): Practise mother tongue languages in more informal settings through fun and interactive activities
  • German Language Diploma (DSD I/II): Attain a diploma in German language as a non-native speaker and enroll as an international student in German universities without having to sit for additional language tests

Overview of language offering for Grade 1 - 12 IB students:

Grade German Dutch Danish Spanish French Mandarin Other Languages
Pre-Primary - - - - - - LEP
1 LA / MT MT MT - - - LEP / MTSP
2 LA / MT MT MT - - - LEP / MTSP
3 LA / MT MT MT - - - LEP / MTSP
4 LA / MT MT MT - - - LEP / MTSP
5 LA / MT MT MT - - - LEP / MTSP
6 LA / MT MT MT LA LA LA MTSP
7 LA / MT MT MT LA LA LA MTSP
8 LA / MT MT MT LA LA LA MTSP
9 LA / MT MT MT LA LA LA MTSP
10 LA / MT MT MT LA LA LA MTSP
11 LA / MT / DSD MT MT LA LA - MTSP
12 LA / MT / DSD MT MT LA LA - MTSP

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German Curriculum

For all German curriculum students, we support language learning and/or enrichment through the following initiatives:

  • English as a Foreign Language (EFL): Learn English from the very basics as a non-native speaker
  • English Intermediate Level (EIL): Build up on basic understanding of English and acquire greater proficiency
  • English Near Native (ENN): Learn English on a level similar to native speakers
  • Language Acquisition Classes (LA): To learn a second or third language (excluding mother tongue) as a foreign language
  • Language Enrichment Programme (LEP): To practise mother tongue languages in more informal settings through fun and interactive activities

Overview of language offering for Grade 1 - 12 German curriculum students:

Grade English French Spanish Latin Other Languages
1 EFL / EIL / ENN - - - LEP
2 EFL / EIL / ENN - - - LEP
3 EFL / EIL / ENN - - - LEP
4 EFL / EIL / ENN - - - LEP
5 EFL / EIL / ENN - - - LEP
6 EFL / ENN LA - LA -
7 EFL / ENN LA - LA -
8 EFL / ENN LA - LA -
9 EFL / ENN LA - LA -
10 EFL / ENN LA LA LA -
11 EFL / ENN LA LA - -
12 EFL / ENN LA LA - -

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