The extended essay(E.E) is a research paper of up to 4000 words in IB(International Baccalaureate). It is an opportunity for the students to conduct independent research or investigation on a topic that interests them. It is only for diploma program students.
It is basically a research process that develops these skills in students:
- Prepare them for a befitting research question
- Wield them in a personal discovery of the topic
- improving an argument