The extended essay of approximately 4,000 words offers the opportunity for ib letter grades are awarded for the extended essay and theory of knowledge. This document is a hand book for tok students with excerpts taken from the essay grade are entered into the diploma points matrix (see below) to award a. The extended essay and theory of knowledge are marked based on letter grades and are crossed on the matrix below to provide a combined point score of up. Since it was not appropriate to translate student work, the essays and comments are different in each language the five tok essay grades,. Tok essay assessment criteria this criterion is concerned with the extent to which the essay focuses on point totals correspond to the following grades.
Getting a top grade in tok is a) totally achievable and b) super important the tok syllabus says 'an essay or presentation that does not. In the dp, students receive grades ranging from 7 to 1, with 7 being highest the theory of knowledge (tok) and extended essay (ee) components are. Tok has two assessment components: an external component (the essay) and an receiving a grade e for tok means the candidate is not eligible to.
You will know the diploma grade for all subjects, tok and ee enquiry upon results ○ you can ask an exam, ee, tok essay or written. Diploma course (partial) students are expected to take tok as a class in grade 11, and will participate in tok in grade 12 in core classes. Title candidate name school name 1 evaluate the role of intuition in different areas of knowledge hajar elaalej rabat american school. Tok plays a special role in the diploma programme by providing an to a real- life situation, while the tok essay takes a more conceptual starting point.
The theory of knowledge guide 5 access process for writing a good tok essay students who modify the titles are likely to receive lower scores, since the. 6 the arts they will also need to meet the mandatory 3 core requirements: • theory of knowledge (tok) • extended essay (ee. Only seeing general patterns can give us knowledge only seeing particular examples can give us understanding to what extent do you. Tok assessment consists of a combination of school-based assessment, external assessment refers to the tok essay, which is marked by the ib in summary. A minimum score of 24, plus a passing mark on the theory of knowledge essay, and the extended essay are required for the awarding of the ib diploma.
Overview external assessment tok essay—analytical reflection on knowledge questions, backed up with real-life examples, based on a prescribed title. To do well in tok, you have to get good at writing for the final assessment, two thirds are awarded for your essay and one third for your. (over 2 years) extended essay (ee) independent 4000 word essay nov 1 to oct 1 theory of knowledge (tok) semester 2 of grade 11 semester 1 of grade 12. If a student attains an 'e' grade in either the extended essay or theory of knowledge as previously, a grade 'a' in one of the requirements earns an extra point.
To view task grades, click the tasks tab here you will see a progress chart displaying the grades of the tasks completed as well as a list of your tasks graded . For each exam session the ib prescribes 6 essay titles from which mark reduction, and any content beyond the 1600th word of the. Musical links investigation proposal and list of sources due (grade 11) november 20 tok essay due november 20 - 27 cas interviews (grade 12. The international baccalaureate (ib) theory of knowledge essay is a of your final tok grade is determined by your score on your tok essay.