This textbook is specifically designed for the instruction of IBDP TOK course. It aims to explore the essential characteristics of knowledge, understand the differences and connections of different areas of knowledge, and assist learners to transcend the boundaries of various disciplines and realize interdisciplinary understanding by exploring the source of knowledge and the process of knowledge acquisition.
Closely related to the outline: Deeply explore the core theme, optional themes and areas of knowledge based on knowledge framework.
Inquiry-based study: Design meaningful discussion activities and knowledge questions to inspire learners’ study.
Connected to reality: Provide authentic cases to encourage learners to make in-depth comparison and overall reflection on knowledge with 12 concepts.
Corresponded to the evaluation: Illustrate evaluation criteria, provide task guidance and corresponding exercises.