Marks for tok and the extended essay (ee) are combined for conversion into diploma points the significance of tok is thus apparent: tok essay and ee score points needed for ib diploma e in both or do not submit one no diploma e in tok or ee 28 points intuition/gut feeling is not always 100% reliable reason. Class activity initially arrange students in random groups of four tell them that the goal of the activity is to think back to a time when they used their powers of intuition, then share the story with the other members of the group the team members may help bring out the full story by asking probing clarification questions. Ifound two videos which illustrate the importance of emotions and perception in understanding statistics in the first video, the speaker hans rosling uses animated graphs to visualize the development of different countries it is a powerful illustration on how a visual representation (sense perception) of. Explore language as a way of knowing (c) wwwtok-essaycom monday 29 october 2012 http://wwwtok-essaycom/p/all-content-on-this-website-ishtml discuss two ways of knowing discuss faith and perception as ways of knowing discuss faith and intuition as ways of knowing discuss faith and reason as ways of. This section provides some respources to stimulate discussion and give ideas for your tok essay biology and there are many examples of discoveries made or inspired by imagination, intuition and emotion – however these are then rigorously tested and explained using the scientific method (falsification) there are.
Language sense perception reason emotion imagination intuition faith memory how many of these should you use good question the maximum word count for a tok essay is 1600 words (at least it was when i did ib i'm basically an old man now so it might have changed) it's up to you how many you think are. Given that the two pieces of tok assessment (the essay and the presentation) involve, respectively, deconstructing a kq and creating a kq it seems whilst intuition is one of the ways of knowing and natural sciences are one of the areas of knowledge, this question is about intuition and not knowledge. Theory of knowledge is a compulsory subject in the international baccalaureate diploma programme which is, in essence, similar to epistemology courses offered at many universities contents [hide] 1 course description 2 assessment 21 tok essay 22 tok presentation 3 see also 4 references course.
Lanterna education's theory of knowledge ib guide blog series - part 5: the ways of knowing: imagination, faith, intuition and memory this gives you the opportunity to say something unique if choosing to discuss it in your tok essays and presentations as with the other woks, a starting point to your. Writing a tok essay by richard van de lagemaat theory of knowledge for the ib diploma richard van de lagemaat 978 0 521542 98 2 when writing a tok essay, it is best to think not so much in terms of answering a question or intuition, you may at some point want to discuss these ways of knowing in more detail. 4 new ways of knowing and 2 new areas of knowledge have been added, giving teachers greater choice and flexibility when designing their tok course 1 more choice/ flexibility new woks intuition faith memory imagination new aoks religious knowledge systems indigenous knowledge systems.
Presentation on faith and intuition for tok intuition – an example “ a formula one driver braked sharply when nearing a hairpin bend without knowing why –as a result he avoided hitting a pile-up of cars on the track ahead, undoubtedly saving his life” “in hindsight the driver realised that the crowd. When should we discard explanations that are intuitively appealing tok essay heading number: 4 candidate name: biraj khanal candidate number: 002332-008 word count: 1595 com/definition/intuition date accessed: 20th november 2011 2 source: wikipediahttp://ensource: http://en built on past and.