The ib extended essay is part of the requirements of the international baccalaureate high school curriculum it is a 4,000-word essay that each student is expected to research and write independently. Research questions for group 1, category 3 extended essays are intended as guidance only examples 1, 2 and 3: language in a cultural context students have the opportunity to explore how language develops in specific cultural contexts, how it. Writing a 4,000-word research essay in the last year of high school is a remarkable accomplishment for many reasons but how valuable is it really we completed some research of our own with almost 400 dp graduates to find out more the extended essay is highly regarded as a tool to help ib diploma.
A guide to the research and writing process required for students completing the ib extended essay formulate a preliminary research question try to incorporate an ib command term in the research question if possible. The body of an extended essay usually consists of research analysis, discussion, and assessment perhaps the biggest feature of good body paragraphs is the unique breakdown of content into several sub-topics that make for easier reading. Extended essay new and improved for 2018 international baccalaureate what is the extended essay the research question is clear and addresses an issue of. Here we discuss how you can get your extended essay down on paper, once you've chosen your question, done your research and written your outline.
Want help on the ib extended essay here's our complete guide, full of example ideas, essay topics, timeline, step by step plans to get a great score on your essay. Extended essay - the research process adapted from the ib diploma programme's extended essay guide: first exams 2013 (p 7 - 8, the research process) go back to stage 3, 2, or 1 and choose a new research question that can be answered stage 1. Essays submitted in world religions should show familiarity with the existing literature and with scholarly methods appropriate to the specific research question being addressed the use of primary sources, especially sacred texts, should reflect at least a basic sensitivity to problems of analysis and interpretation.
Extended essay research question: jrr tolkien has been criticized for the seemingly that will prepare students to write the extended essay (ee. Starting your extended essay is a big challenge the best advice i can give you is start early and choose your research question carefully starting early is a time-management aspect you'll have to figure out on your own. The extended essay is an independent, self-directed 4,000 word research paper that prepares for undergraduate research students complete 40-60 plus hours of research in a subject area of their choice that relates to one of the six diploma subjects.
A student guide to writing the the research question and the extended essay outline about the research question for their essay. Extended essay rubric a: research question this criterion assesses the extent to which the purpose of the essay is specified in many subjects, the. Biology extended essay questions - addressed by an ee examiner q1 should students be encouraged to do an original piece of research, or should they analyze (in a new way) data that someone has collected (eg, data obtained from a previous research study.
The extended essay the extended essay is an in-depth study of a focused topic chosen from the list of approved diploma programme subjects it is intended to promote high-level research and writing skills, intellectual discovery and creativity. This slideshow consists of sample extended essay questions arranged by group these questions were pulled from publicly available ib documents.
How to make your good extended essay great you can use the questions as prompts for your extended essay writing for example, question an example of proxy. Ib diploma visual arts extended essay to what extent did guillermo kahlo, alejandro gomez and diego rivera influence in order to evaluate the research question. An extended essay in history provides students with an opportunity to undertake in-depth research in an area of history of genuine interest to them the outcome of the research should be a coherent and structured essay that effectively addresses a particular issue expressed as a research question , or, if this is unsuitable, a hypothesis. Much depends on a good research question, when writing an extended essay one will want a question that gets good mileage and will carry through to 4,000 words good questions have a careful balance between open-ended and focused, broad and specific, unique and traditional, relevant and focused.