They act with integrity and honesty, with a strong sense of fairness, justice and respect for the dignity of this publication is intended to guide the planning, teaching and assessment of theory of knowledge (tok) about, and plan carefully, how tok, cas and the extended essay can feed into a deeper understanding of. Sense perception course notes for ib theory of knowledge (tok) key points for essays and presentations for the way of knowing (wok) sense perception. The main focus of the unit is to establish sense perception as a way of knowing and to highlight that human perception is limited and both impedes and limits our understanding of the world students should be able to identify physiological and cultural limitations to their own understanding of the world how can we know if. Tok: ways of knowing sense perception long before we have learned how to use language or our powers of reason or be anything like in control of our emotions, we are able to make use of our senses, and so it seems apt to start our exploration of the four ways of knowing with sense perception. Pros: - is the most immediate way of knowing eg the moment you see something you know the location and appearance of the object - is a way of knowing through first hand knowledge, and hence is easier to believe eg if you feel a kettle and feel that it is hot, you will be.
How can we know if our senses are reliable what is the role of expectation or theory in sense perception what is the role of language in sense perception these example stimulus questions (provided in the ib theory of knowledge guide) could be in your mind as you look at the resource suggestions listed below. Students can then check their work and keep the table for future use in tok presentations or essays a auditory b electromagnetic radiation of wavelengths between 380 and 750 nm (visible color spectrum) c equilibrium d gustatory e inertia forces caused by acceleration of viscous fluids moving in the three canals. Inroduducton to sense perception as a way of knowing in theory of knowledge.
I finished writing a tok essay on this topic about two weeks ago the book theory of knowledge for the ib diploma by richard van de lagemaat is really useful when it comes to writing the essay i used it a lot, since it gives a lot of factors that can affect our senses anyway, what i did was define. One answer to the question 'how do i know' (personal knowledge) or 'how do we know' (shared knowledge) is that i can either, think it through (reason), feel it (emotion), recall it (memory), see it or hear it (sense perception) the 8 ways of knowing in tok offer different answers this question if you want.
Yovanna-wge2ky another former lbhs student who wrote a personal and analytical essay the following essay and examiner comments use the previous grading rubric however, the essay does provide some valuable insights into the genre of a 'critical thinking' essay senses essay examiner comments. Essay writing tips · ethics · faith · history · human sciences · imagination · indigenous knowledge · intuition · kinds of knowledge · language · mathematics · memory · natural sciences · paradigm shifts · philosopher's toolkit · quotes · reason · religious knowledge · sense perception · the arts · tok presentation tips.
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