OPTIONS FOR EPQ“Is plastic surgeryworth it?”I am going to do my extended project on whether or not “plastic surgeryis worth it” and I need to consider the best way in which I can present myresearch, form an argument and answer the question. This could be eitherin the form of an essay or a product with a short essay about the pieceand how it relates and answers the question.
5000 WORD ESSAYWould be good as I canuse all of theevidence and createarguments. Thismeans that myarguments can comeup with a conclusionto the questionwhich I have posedas the question formy extended projectqualification.I am doing English Language at A level and so feel that an essay wouldimprove the skills (writing skills) which I need to have for my course.Because of the course I think that this would make my essay good andargumentative as well as interesting to read from many points of view.
ARTISTIC SCULPTUREBecause my project isabout image I couldmake a sculptureout of clay (forexample) whichwould be teamedwith an essaydescribing what it isabout. Thesculpture could be abefore and afterface withenhancements, etcDoing art at schoolshould help me to dowell at this kind ofproject that I coulddo.
ART WORKI believe that having a B grade GCSE in Art and doing design at A levelwould benefit if I decide to do this project as they are both very creativeand link well to this idea. However I would struggle to come up with ananswer to the question by doing this piece so perhaps a longer essaywould be needed.I could do animagerepresentingplasticsurgery. To theleft is a mockup sketchwhich I couldcreate alongwith a 1000-2000 wordessay
I have decided that I am going to do my Extended Project Qualification asa 5000 word essay as I think that it would be the most practical way tore-lay my research that I have conducted. Also, I think it would bedifficult to make an artefact or sculpture of „final piece‟ (as I did in art)that would reflect my title well and so an essay would be the best type ofproject that I could do.CONCLUSION5000 WORD ESSAY