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Extended Essay Rubric

The Extended Essay Rubric - 36 points total, distributed as follows:

A. Research question – 2 points

Note: The research question itself is only worth 2 points. However, if the question “does not lend itself to a systematic investigation”, you will only reach a maximum of 2 points in Investigation (C), Knowledge (D), and Reasoned Argument (E).

B. Introduction – 2 points
 
C. Investigation – 4 points

D. Knowledge and understanding of the topic studied – 4 points

E. Reasoned argument – 4 point

F. Application of analytical and evaluative skills appropriate to the subject – 4 points

G. Use of language appropriate to the subject – 4 points

H. Conclusion – 2 points
 
I. Formal presentation – 4 points
 
J. Abstract – 2 points
 
K. Holistic judgment – 4 points