SOTA: School of the Arts Singapore
The SOTA Science curriculum seeks to nurture the inquirer and creative thinker in science. Students are introduced to scientific inquiry and the basics of biology, chemistry and physics, before they venture into more complex topics during their IB Diploma Programme. They are encouraged to make meaningful connections between science and real-world phenomena, as well as apply their learning in the arts. They learn about the impact and implications of using science and technology in society, as well as the possibilities and limitations associated with science and the work of scientists.

Key Programmes

  • Interdisciplinary Learning: Cell Structure and the Arts, Circulatory System and Rhythm in the Arts, Mole Concept and the Arts, Electric Circuits and the Arts; Kites and Origami (in collaboration with Faculty of Mathematics)
  • Interdisciplinary Projects: The Scientific Endeavour, Science at Home, Arts in Science, and Conquering the Red Planet
  • Enrichment: Biology, Chemistry and Physics Olympiads, Singapore Science and Engineering Fair, and A*STAR Research Programmes

Learning Outcomes

  • Appreciate scientific study and creativity within a global context
  • Acquire, apply, and use a body of knowledge, methods, and techniques that characterise science and technology
  • Develop an understanding of the relationships between scientific disciplines and their influence on other areas of knowledge such as the arts

Learn more about the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) or International Baccalaureate Career-related Programme (IBCP) here.