Extended essay guidance and marksheet (2013 criteria) general assessment criteria criteria subject specific guidelines comments 0 ▫ the research question is not stated in the introduction or does not lend itself to a systematic investigation 1 ▫ the research question is stated in the introduction but is not. Assessment criteria -- 2018 examination session assessment criteria note that in addition to the general assessment criteria, each ib subject has specific interpretations of the criteria see subject guides on this page new handout -- unpacking the criteria with advice for students. Extended essay scoring rubric candidate: ib number: a: research question ( objectives 1 and 2) this criterion assesses the extent to which the purpose of the essay is specified in many subjects, the aim of the essay will normally be expressed as a question and, therefore, this criterion is called the research question. Extended essay the extended essay is an independent, self-directed piece of research, finishing with a 4,000-word paper one component of the international baccalaureate® (ib) diploma programme (dp) core, the extended essay is mandatory for all students read about the extended essay in greater detail you can. The ibo 's official guide to writing the extended essay can be found here: http:// xmltwoiboorg/ publications/ dp/ group0/ d_0_eeyyy_gui_1012_1/ html/ production- app3iboorg/ publication/ 258/ part/ 1/ chapter/ 1html the above site is quite useful in perusing tips and hints for writing the essay,. Diploma programme core: extended essay, including the world studies option the ib diploma programme (dp) is a rigorous, academically chal- lenging and assessment criteria description focus and method the topic, the research question and the methodology are clearly stated knowledge and understanding.
7 apply analytical and evaluative skills appropriate to the subject, with an understanding of the implications and the context of their research all extended essays are externally assessed by examiners appointed by the ib, and are marked on a scale from 0 to 36 this maximum score is made up of the total criterion levels. Extended essay guide published february 2016 published by international baccalaureate organization 15 route des morillons 1218 le grand-saconnex geneva in any form or by any means, without the prior written permission of the ib, or as expressly permitted by law interpreting the ee assessment criteria. The reflection is 500 words but there are now three mandatory reflection sessions for the student the biggest change though is the way the essay is assessed there now only five assessment criteria (down from, was it twelve i'm not sure how many there were but it was a lot) the criteria are as follows.
The extended essay is assessed against common criteria, interpreted in ways appropriate to each subject the extended essay is: • compulsory for all diploma programme students • externally assessed and, in combination with the grade for theory of knowledge, contributes up to three points to the total score for the ib. Extended essay rubric a: research question this criterion assesses the extent to which the purpose of the essay is specified in many subjects, the aim of the essay will normally be expressed as a question and, therefore, this criterion is called the “research question” however, certain disciplines may permit or encourage.
Once the essay is submitted, students may be required by schools to conduct an interview with the supervisor called a 'viva voce' (see ib extended essay guide) the essay is assessed according to the assessment criteria these are criteria that are both general to all subjects and specific to each subject see criteria page. Ib world school every ib diploma candidate must submit an extended essay this is a 3,500-4,000 word piece of research on a topic you care about or find interesting that explains this in the ib extended essay guide your extended essay is marked externally against a formal assessment criteria or rubric there is.