Exploring the World Studies Extended Essay (WSEE): a Masterclass

26 Apr 2024 | VIRTUAL - 08:30-13:30 UK time UK time
Masterclass Format

This VIRTUAL Masterclass will be delivered by IBICUS via ZOOM by a fully-trained leader. The timings are 09:00-13:30 UK time with a set-up / introductory meeting starting at 08:30 UK time.  Please note that IBICUS Masterclasses are not official IB PD workshops are any certificates issues do not count towards school authorisation and evaluation.

About the Masterclass

This is a 4-hour Masterclass focussing on developing your knowledge and understanding of the EE and your ability to support students in the World Studies Extended Essay.

What teachers/schools will gain from this Masterclass - advice on:

  • guiding your EE students in their interdisciplinary research - helping students to formulate the research question; who identifies materials/sources, examples of appropriate research sources, how to support students in the research process, how to design a suitable methodology; reflection sessions - helping them to understand what is required, how to prepare
  • supporting your EE students as they write up their EE
  • helping your EE students reflect on their research and progress in the RPPF

What you will take back to your school:

  • a deeper understanding of the requirements of the World Studies EE
  • a better understanding of the criteria
  • a range of ideas and good practice to support students in the completion of the WSEE

Please note that although you will receive an IBICUS Certificate of Attendance, IBICUS Masterclasses are not IBO-authorised or certified workshops and do not count towards authorisation

Masterclass Leader(s)
Loykie Lominé

Dr Loykie Lominé has led over 150 workshops, his main subjects being Business Management and Extended Essays. He is the author of the Oxford University Press books (Course Companion, IB Prepared).  He has been a senior examiner for the IB…

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About your booking

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