Welcome to phil 010: critical thinking here are a few pointers for navigating this page: use the tabs above to switch between sections of the syllabus see the . This course provides various tools to improve one's critical thinking skills detect logical fallacies or the use of any inappropriate rhetorical tactics or emotional. Argument and critical thinking teaches these methods and applies them to real- life arguments, it is thus an introduction to communication and applied logic. Course syllabus module 0: introduction to the course what this course is about analytic logic and its relation to computer science critical thinking as both a. The power of critical thinking by lewis vaughn, oxford university press, 4th edition critical thinking provides students with the logical tools to address.
After i was exposed to critical thinking in high school and university, i learned to recognize problematic arguments, whether they be a straw man. The syllabus contains links to the readings for topics not covered by hurley below are links to understanding critical thinking, inferences, & arguments. Phil 173: logic and critical thinking syllabus view syllabus phil 173-dl1: logic and critical thinking (fall 2013) online section information for fall 2013.
Critical and creative thinking involves students thinking broadly and deeply using skills, behaviours and dispositions such as reason, logic, resourcefulness,. 3 hours 2 hours lecture and 1 hours lab per week course title: logic and critical thinking course description: the principles and standards for thinking and. Course syllabus hon 359 fundamentals of deductive and inductive logic philosophy program critical reasoning outcome: to develop students. Course syllabus for phil102: logic and critical thinking please note: this legacy course does not offer a certificate and may contain broken links and.
Build a solid foundation for programming by learning basic logic and not a programming course, but it will teach you how to approach critical thinking as both a. Departmental policy syllabus 11/19/13 updated 11/29/13, merilee h salmon , introduction to logic and critical thinking (cengage. Here are some concepts, principles, and distinctions that are foundational to good critical reasoning we will be making reference to and building on these all .
Syllabus/outline logic - custom edition is available at mt sac bookstore ( sacbookrac) an enlargement of communication and critical thinking skills. Catalog description: overview of the principles and methods of critical thinking, inductive reasoning and deductive logic emphasis on the formulation and. Course outline for critical thinking and logic curriculum: philosophy, course objectives, topics, method of instruction, types of assignments, sample text.
Logic: principles of reasoning is the equivalent of a traditional, general critical reasoning, informal fallacies, and non-symbolic evaluations of validity formal. Critical thinking is a fundamental leadership competency leaders are the components of this course are critical writing, informal logic, and epistemology the. Critical thinking and writing: course syllabus what logic is and is not propositions/sentences critical thinking about anything by mark mcintire.
Description this course will be an introduction to logic and critical reasoning the course is divided into two components the first component is on informal and. Course number, title, & crn: crit 1101: critical thinking, (crn #20749 elements of informal logic (eg, induction, deduction, fallacy-avoidance) and of. Higher order thinking skills – analysis, critical thinking, problem solving the ability to present logical, ordered and coherent arguments • a facility for making.