Student learning is continuously assessed in the form of class discussions, essays, commentaries and literary analysis, student presentations and bi-annual examinations.
The final assessment from the IB consists of the following components:
The internal assessment component is assessed by subject teacher and moderated externally by the IBO at the end of the course. This component makes up 30% of the final grade and consists of an individual class presentation based on works studied in part 4 and an oral commentary and discussion based on works studied in part 2.
The external assessment component consists of a written assignment and reflective statement based on a work studied in part 1 and two examinations (a literary commentary and an essay) and at the end of the course.