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Extended Essay

The Extended Essay (compulsory component of IB Diploma programme) is an independent research paper of approximately 4000 words in one of the subjects of the IB curriculum. Each student works with a supervisor from the school’s teaching staff who assist and advise with the planning, development and completion of the essay. The Extended Essay provides an excellent preparation for the kind of work required at many colleges and universities. Essays are assessed by an external examiner.