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PHIL 120
Critical Thinking


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline: [Humanities]

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Study of the attitudes, skills, and theories involved with critical thinking, including formal and informal logic.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate an understanding of key theoretical concepts in critical thinking; for example, argument, premise, conclusion, deduction, induction, roposition, and fallacy.
  • Organize and evaluate informal argumentation.
  • Demonstrate competency in application of formal rules in evaluation of formal arugmentation.
  • Explain terminology commonly used in deduction, induction, critical thinking and informal logic.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    PHIL 120
    Winter 2014
    6211
    James Bower
    PHIL 120
    Winter 2014
    6042
    James Bower
    PHIL 120
    Winter 2014
    1452
    jennifer bayne lemma
    PHIL 120
    Fall 2013
    1415
    Jon Stratton
    PHIL 120
    Winter 2013
    0820
    Jon Stratton


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
     
     
     
    X
    X
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.