Part 1 External assessment (40 points)
Essay on a prescribed title (1,200–1,600 words)
One essay on a title chosen from a list of ten titles prescribed by the IBO for each examination session.
Part 2 Internal assessment (20 points)
The presentation (approximately 10 minutes per student)
One presentation to the class.
One written presentation planning document and presentation marking form including:
• the knowledge issue that is the focus of the presentation
• a summary in note form of the knowledge issues to be treated during the presentation
• achievement levels for each of the four assessment criteria, briefly justified, from both student and teacher.
The presentation should be an integral part of the TOK course.