Studies in language and literature
An Extended Essay in Language and Literature may involve you examining a literary work written in its original language, comparing an original literary work with a work in translation, or analysing a text with a focus on language, culture or context.
You should be writing in a language that you would be able to study for Language A - you are not allowed to write a group 1 Extended Essay in a language you are studying for group 2.
For more details about this Extended Essay option, read the subject-specific guidance from the IB Extended Essay guide below.
For recommendations from the examiner, read the Extended Essay report below.
Example essays and examiner comments: