Boost your analytical abilities & learn the right way to structure your responses in History Exams so that your grade goes beyond expectations!


Why should you worry about History exams?

The exam papers account for 75% of the SL and 80% of the HL courses.

Students are required to analyze not only the events per se, but also their historical significance Therefore, it is essential that you develop your ability to analyze evidence in relation to the questions asked and your essay writing skills.

First exam paper is source based, and students are expected to demonstrate their ability to use historical sources.

The second and third exam papers require students to write essays; students should be able to formulate a thesis and use their knowledge and analytical skills to support it.


HISTORY BootCamp is for you if:

  • You are on the 12th grade in an IB Program;

  • You want to get a grade beyond expectations in History exams;

  • You feel a little blocked in your work, or you need a boost to move forward;


What HISTORY BootCamp focus is:

  • The move to global war and work on Paper 1

  • Authoritarian states and work on Paper 2

  • Cold War and work on Paper 2


What skills you boost from HISTORY BootCamp:

  • Structuring learning material

  • Techniques for a better understanding and memorization of the learning material,

  • Techniques for time management


The workshop will start with the general structure for IB, Time Management strategies

All students will receive synthetized and clear learning material on the specific topics.


Reserve your spot for the weekend that best fits your schedule:

  • Retreat 1: 4th  and 5th January 2021

  • Retreat 2: 27th and 28th October 2021


Place: Wasagasse 13, Top 2, 1090, Vienna,

Schedule: Saturday & Sunday: 10.00/11.00 until 17.00

                                                  Lunch Break: 13.00-14.00

Max 6 - 8 participants

Cost: 350 Euro per person per retreat

Special offers

  • The students enroled in our After-school program benefit from 20% discount to all our BootCamps

  • Participation in more than one course offered by us 10% discount

  • Early bird 10% discount if register 30 days before the date of the course 

  • Bring a friend discount: 10% both

Ask about details: ib@learningsmart.at

See you soon!

Learning Smart IB Preparation After-school Team


*Snacks, refreshments and lunch are included