What is TOK?
Theory of Knowledge also known as TOK is a special subject in the IB Diploma. TOK provides students with the opportunity to find out the nature of knowledge by exploring it through areas of knowledge and ways of knowing.
Our knowledge is unlimited as it keeps on expanding, but as the most essential and fundamental question in the subject is: ”How do we know, what we know?” TOK is all about this question.
In TOK, you investigate 8 ways of knowing:
In TOK, you investigate in 8 areas of knowledge:
Religious Knowledge systems
Indigenous Knowledge systems
Combined, TOK allows you to go beyond assumptions (both personal and ideological), and see the world through and with different perspectives.
It only requires an open mind to explore the world of TOK.