PHIL 110 (SUMMER 2014) (37532)

*Add/drop period is 06/02 - 06/08. Permission number from instructor required for enrollment.*

PHIL 110

Critical Thinking

A survey of concepts and methods geared to the advancement of skills in critical thinking. Subject matter includes the nature of critical thinking; the relations between logic and language; the relations between rhetorical persuasion and rational argumentation; the nature of word definition; the practical functions of language; the structure of arguments, deductive and inductive; the difference between valid and invalid, or strong and weak reasoning; methods for analyzing and evaluating arguments; common argumentative fallacies; basic symbolic logic.

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Course No: 37532
Units: 3.0
Begin Date: June 2, 2014
End Date: July 3, 2014
Begin Time: Online
End Time: Online
Meeting Days: Online
Location: Online
Instructor: Jessica Mayock
**Please see course description above for how to register and pay for this course.