Strand 02 - Philosophy of Knowledge

Subject matter prep

These resources are designed with you, the teacher, in mind. It includes a wide range of books, articles and videos to help you (re)familiarise yourself with the key ideas and thinkers in this strand.

Readymade Presentations and Lessons plans

Here you will find presentations and lessons plans made by teachers for teachers. Where possible, they are fully editable.

Stimulus by Key concept

The NCCA has specified some Key Concepts that students should cover in this strand. These resources are ideal for using to stimulate discussion and debate with your students at the start of class (or even before if you prefer).

Guiding Questions

In the NCCA specification they include a series of 'Guiding Questions' - these are a great starting point for your inquiries.

NCCA Guiding Questions on Philosophy of Knowledge - Editable Powerpoint

NCCA Guiding Questions on Philosophy of Knowledge - PDF