IBDP Student Blogs (1019 total posts)

OSC Study featuring exams this autumn

July 13, 2021
At Oxford Study Courses, our aim is to help support students in revising and preparing for IB DP examinations. With that in mind, we are currently developing exam questions that will be featured in the OSC Study app. First released in March 2021, the OSC Study app...

Live Stream Exam Revision Course Success

July 1, 2021
Thank you to all the students who attended our first Live Stream Exam Revision course in April! The course was a huge success with 98% of our students saying they would recommend the course to a friend, and all said they felt more confident to approach their IB exams...

Revision: The 5 Quick Fixes

April 16, 2021
Written by Tim Williams, author of 167 Exam Secrets. With exams just around the corner, here are 5 top tips to maximise your revision technique in a short amount of time. If you are looking for some extra revision help join one of webinars for Maths and Physics...

Acids and bases part 3 – The pH of weak acids

August 25, 2020
I have previously made two blog posts on acids and bases. The idea of these posts is to either give you a heads up on some content that you have still to cover or to revise some concepts you may already have covered. This post will be the third and final one on acids...

Ammonium nitrate

Who could not be moved by the deadly accident that occurred at the start of August in Beirut. An estimated 2750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate (NH4NO3) exploded in spectacular fashion after the warehouse storing the fertilizer caught fire and caused the explosion. The...

Staying creative while staying at home

August 4, 2020
 While you are at home, or unable to see live theatre, to do dance classes, or visit the library, there is still a lot you can do to keep active physically and mentally. In this blog I have compiled some sites you can visit for practical learning, creative inspiration...