Extended Essay; Theory of Knowledge; Creativity, Activity, Service

‍In addition to the 6 subjects that the students study in the IB, the students also complete EE, TOK and CAS, that don't exist on the national side lukio.


Extended Essay (EE)


The extended essay is a required component of the International Baccalaureate® (IB) Diploma Programme (DP). It is an independent, self-directed piece of research, finishing with a 4,000-word paper.


Theory of Knowledge (TOK)


Theory of knowledge plays a special role in the International Baccalaureate® (IB) Diploma Programme (DP), by providing an opportunity for students to reflect on the nature of knowledge, and on how we know what we claim to know. It is one of the components of the DP core and is mandatory for all students. The TOK requirement is central to the educational philosophy of the DP.


Creativity, activity, service (CAS)


Creativity, activity, service is one of the three essential elements that every student must complete as part of the Diploma Programme (DP). Studied throughout the Diploma Programme, CAS involves students in a range of activities alongside their academic studies. It is not formally assessed. However, students reflect on their CAS experiences as part of the DP, and provide evidence of achieving the eight learning outcomes for CAS.