Assessment Details

I.B. Internal Assessment Requirements

Higher Level
Portfolio plus an extension
Students must produce:
  • three pieces of written work on social and ethical issues based on three different areas of impact, each 800–1,000 words
  • an extension to one of the portfolio pieces, 800-1,000 words. (IBO 2006)

Standard Level
An IT solution to a problem set in a social context. Students must produce:
  • a product developed through the integration of IT skills
  • a written report (2,000-2,500 words)
  • a log book.(IBO 2006)

Excerpted from Information technology in a global society: guide. Cardiff Wales, UK: International Baccalaureate Organisation, 2006.