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Extended Essay - Criteria: Title Page

Title

A brief heading that describes what the essay is about. 

Research Question

  • Make sure the RQ that is used on the title page matches the RQ used in other sections of your essay (e.g. the introduction).
     
  • Make sure the RQ that is used on the title page is being answered in the conclusion.
     
  • Use correct spelling and grammar, and make sure it ends in a question mark.

Subject

Make sure you list the subject and category (if applicable) to which your essay belongs.

Word Count

Ensure that you accurately specify the exact number of words contained on your extended essay.

World Studies - Theme and Subjects

For a World Studies extended essay, make sure you list the theme:

  • Culture, Language and Identity
  • Conflict, peace and security
  • Environmental and/or economic sustainability
  • Equality and inequality
  • Health and development
  • Science, technology and society

You must also list the two IB Dimploma subjects chosen.

Sample Title Page 1

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Sample Title Page 2

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Sample Title Page World Studies

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