Developing skills to effectively reason through problems and to present arguments in a logical, compelling way is a necessity in today’s world. This Critical Thinking course will give students some practical tools and hands-on experience.
Session One: Course Overview
Session Two: Understanding Critical Thinking
Session Three: Where Do Other Types of Thinking Fit In?
Session Four: Pitfalls to Reasoned Decision Making
Session Five: The Critical Thinking Process
Session Six: A Critical Thinker’s Skill Set
Session Seven: Creating Explanations
Session Eight: Dealing with Assumptions
Session Nine: Common Sense
Session Ten: Critical and Creative Thought Systems
Session Eleven: Putting It Into Practice
Recommended Reading List
Personal Action Plan