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Sample EEs with final marks
EE Subject Report
Comments from examiners about what is good and what needs work from a recent Extended Essay session. Good to review so you have an idea of a) what they look for while assessing and b) mistakes to avoid.
An EE in world studies gives students the opportunity to undertake an interdisciplinary study of an issue of contemporary global significance.
“Interdisciplinary” in this context refers to research that draws on the methods, concepts and theories of two Diploma Programme subjects. It is strongly recommended that students are undertaking a course of study in at least one of the subjects chosen for their essay.
“Contemporary” in this context refers to events that took place during the student’s lifetime.
Students are required to
Diploma Programme subject groups (possible subjects for World Studies)
Group 1 – Studies in language and literature
Group 2 – Language acquisition
Group 3 – Individuals and societies
Group 4 – Sciences
Group 5 – Mathematics
Group 6 – The arts