Critical Thinking at University: An Introduction
Yes(Course Certificate ($39))
No. of Attendant
Acquired Skills/Covered Subjects
- Define Critical Thinking,A model for critical thinking,Challenges to thinking critically at university,Outcomes of critical thinking at university
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Critical thinking is a vital skill at university and later in life. University study introduces you to new concepts, ways of learning and requires you to think critically. You need to know how to question information sources and how to evaluate different arguments.
Despite critical thinking being so important, students are often unprepared when they start their studies. This course will show you what critical thinking skills you need at university level, how they can be applied to different disciplines and how to use practical strategies to develop these skills for a successful academic life.