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How is IPQ graded? (PLS HELP US!)

Is IPQ graded by Cambridge (A levels students) or is it internally assessed by teachers?
Is IPQ a part of course subjects or is it an independent component that i undertaken by students?
And details about submission and it's deadlines.
Original post by hbfrcftvd
Is IPQ graded by Cambridge (A levels students) or is it internally assessed by teachers?
Is IPQ a part of course subjects or is it an independent component that i undertaken by students?
And details about submission and it's deadlines.

The answers to your questions are on the Cambridge IPQ web page (here), and the pages it links to. For example, with emphasis added by me:

"Cambridge IPQ is a single component that is externally assessed (all projects are marked by Cambridge examiners). Students will be eligible for grades A* to E. Although it is a standalone qualification, it will be graded by Cambridge at the same standard as a Cambridge International A Level."

"Learners complete a 5000 word research project on a topic of their own choice. They can choose a subject to complement one of their Cambridge International AS or A Levels, or a topic that they are passionate about. They devise and develop a research question, conduct research to answer this question, record their progress in a research log and write a research report.

In consultation with their teacher who will support them, ..."

An IPQ is essentially an independent research project, which the student undertakes themselves. However, your teachers will support and guide you at each stage. For example, once you've decided what the project will be about, they'll provide feedback as to whether they think that's appropriate and achievable. So you're not left completely on your own.

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