Sample Topics for Extended Essay
Subject areas for extended essay criteria - …
Criteria A (2 points): Research Question
The extent to which the focus of the essay is expressen and specified. This need not be in the form of a question. An example of an alternative form is a hypothesis.
Criteria B (3 points): Approach to the research question
The extent to which the essay appropriately addresses and devops the specific research question, including the collection of any relevant information.
Criteria C (4 points): Analysis/Interpretation
The extent to which relevant materials, sources, data and evidence are considered appropriately in the essay.
Criteria D (4 points): Argument/Evaluation
The extent to which the essay develops an argument relevant to the research question from the material/information considered.
Criteria E (2 points): Conclusion
The extent to which the essay incorporates a conclusion consistent with its argument, not necessarily in the form of a separate section.
Criteria F (2 points): Abstract
The adequacy of the formal abstract as a synopsis of the essay.
Criteria G (3 points): Formal Presentation
The layout, table of contents, references, bibliography, appendices, title, quotations, illustrations and organization, where appropriate.
Criteria H (4 points): Holistic Judgement
An overall assessment of qualities such as personal engagement, initiative, depth of understanding , insight, inventiveness and flair.
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About this website: The creator of this research site was Justin Spear, current CAS coordinator, and updated by Amy Jo Yeokum, the current Extended Essay coordinator at the Utica Academy for International Studies, an International Baccalaureate World School, in Sterling Heights, Michigan. If you or your students are using our website, we would love to know!! He can be reached at: . Please find links to his Creativity, Action, Service website at . The UAIS DP Parent Calendar can be downloaded from this attachment: