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. Tok/ee ee word count: what counts submitted 1 year ago by oldturnwood 35 hey everyone, could someone clarify for me what is counted in the ee word count the length of the extended essay the upper limit is 4,000 words for all extended essays this upper limit includes the introduction, the body, the conclusion and any quotations, but.
How to write ib extended essay reflections as you already know, the new extended essay criteria include 6 marks for “ engagement ” that's 6 marks out of 35, meaning these reflections are worth 176% of your ee mark. Does the ib actually review the essay word counts submitted 2 years ago by notoriouscop alumni |  there is no machine that runs through the extended essay to count how many words it contains basically whatever you submit as the word count will be accepted by the examiner but when the examiner clearly sees that the word count is above. As you already know, the new extended essay criteria include 6 marks for “engagement” these 6 marks are almost enough to bring you from a c to an a i want to give a sense of what the rubric is asking for and how to show these things in your writing.
I wrote my extended essay in biology, and had well over the 4,000 word limit including my charts and tables, but otherwise i was just shy of 4,000 words the truth is, with the sheer volume of diploma candidates internationally, it really isn't possible to count the words of each paper.
What doesn’t count: 1 words in tables, graphs, charts 2 titles 3 captions 4 bibliography & in-text citation 5 appendicies if you have any more specific questions, feel free to comment also, check the extended essay guide good luck. Extended essay final draft advisor: mr or ms_____ tok teacher:_____ word count: _____ date abstract - the abstract should be no more than 300 words it must be written in 3rd person the abstract is a formal synopsis of your essay which explains the scope of your investigation and states the research question and conclusion.
Ib extended essay format / formal presentation guidelines the following are some basic guidelines to achieving the highest possible score on your. The length of the extended essay the upper limit is 4,000 words for all extended essays this upper limit includes the introduction, the body, the conclusion and any quotations, but does not include. Formatting your ib extended essay the final draft supervisor, total word count and date • abstract (300 words this is written last include abstract word count at bottom of page) • contents page (all pages of essay included except for the title page, abstract and contents page) • introduction. This essay is is the extended essay total word count under 4000 words is the abstract find out what counts as proof that something is true in that field is it statistics, a nbsp formal presentation of the extended essay – cbe processors is encouraged the length of the extended essay.
I don't know if anything's changed since 2008, but the advisory word count is wholly dependent on what subject you're doing your extended essay on history and english ees are traditionally the longest ones, and should aim for that 3500 - 4000 word count window.