• Swiss Maturity

Swiss Maturity

The Swiss Maturity diploma consists of 12 subjects, divided as followed Coefficient Type of exams
The exam takes place during two sessions: First language 

French

3 Written and oral
  •  Session one: at the end of class 11
Second national language

Italian or German

2 or 3* Written and oral
  •  Session two: at the end of class 12
Third language

English, Italian, German, Latin or Greek

2 or 3* Written and oral
Mathematics 2 or 3* Written and oral
Applied Sciences

Biology

Chemistry

Physics

1

1

1

Written

Written

Written

Social Sciences

Geography

History

1

1

Written

Written

Arts

Visual Arts or Music

1 Practical work
A specific option 3 Written and oral
  • An ancient language
    (Latin or Greek)
  • A modern language
    (German, Italian, Spanish, Russian or English)
  • Economics and Law
  • Biology and Chemistry
A complementary option
Philosophy 1
Physics 1
An extended essay

(compulsory) 

1 An essay + an

oral

presentation

* one of these three subjects must be presented with a coefficient of 3
Total: 21 units

 

KEY DATES FOR THE SWISS MATURITY SUMMER SESSION 2019

  • First partial exams : from August 21st until 28th, 2019
  • Second partial written exams : from August 19th until 28th, 2019
  • Second partial oral exams : from August 30th until September 10th, 2019