Ccc8001 logic and critical thinking 2nd term, 2012-13 course particulars course instructor: dr michael johnson office: room hsh219, ho sin hang building office hours: mondays 15:00 to 16:00 email: michael [email protected] office telephone: 2616 7052 course website:. Syllabus for spring semester 2018 phil 4 critical thinking 3 units general education area/graduation study of the basic skills of good reasoning needed for the intelligent and responsible conduct of life topics include: the required textbook logical reasoning is free online at my personal webpage for extra. Course syllabus phr-103 introduction to logic basic information about course and instructor semester and year: course and section number: meeting times and locations: requiring the application of critical thinking skills, short in-class essays, out-of-class writing projects (journals, research papers. Homework assignments will be available on my homepage reasoning logically, thinking critically i will teach this section of “logic and reasoning” as a course in critical thinking a course in critical thinking is a course in self-improvement it is a chance to look inside yourself and examine your own ability. Reasoning and critical thinking phil 1230b categorical and propositional logic, biases and fallacies, as well as some of the leading theories of evidence prerequisite(s): none antirequisite(s): vaughn, l and macdonald, c the power of critical thinking, oxford university press third cdn edition isbn-13:.
Landon hedrick is a phd student at the university of nebraska who is also a high school philosophy teacher at vanguard classical school in colorado he is looking for some help meeting the specific challenges of designing a logic and critical thinking course in which the materials “are all appropriate for. Phi 2108: critical thinking summer 2017, syllabus v 05132017 catalogue description: the logic of conversation, informal fallacies, and reasoning about human action □ detailed description: this is an introductory course in critical thinking it assumes that the student does not have prior knowledge of. Logical form and how to construct arguments deductive and inductive argument forms the basics of critical thinking how to break down problems into simpler tasks recognizing patterns and understanding why this is important how to use an algorithm to solve problems the relation of logic to fundamentals in computer. 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 formal logic, and the second component is on critical writing topics in the first component pertaining to informal logic include: general.
Thus, the course will be divided into two parts, one concerning philosophy and the other on logic the emphasis will be placed on the latter, since it is thought that business students might benefit more from the practices of logical and critical thinking that the training in logic can provide however, i will attempt to integrate the. Phil 4h: honors critical thinking syllabus spring 2007 meeting times & place: tuesday and thursday, 10:30-11:45, tah 1027 office hours: monday understanding the logical structure of inductive and deductive arguments detecting whether an argument's conclusion follows from its premises with certainty. Catalog description: overview of the principles and methods of critical thinking, inductive reasoning and deductive logic emphasis on the formulation and evaluation of ordinary language arguments ge course rotation for day program: offered fall and spring text(s):, most current editions of the following: any standard.
Syllabus for logic and critical thinking (phil 208) professor: office hours: e- mail: office: course description the most fundamental question of logic is this: given any two statements, does the one follow from the other thus, the “follows from” or “entailment” relation is central to the study of logic the course is not about. Course description: introduction to logic this is a course has length of 10 hours the course is subdivided into 5 separate modules a student opting for this course should follow the following path: 1 set theory (2 hours) this module introduces the basic of naïve set theory this allows us to develop a language that can be. Phil 173: logic and critical thinking syllabus pdficon large view syllabus instructor bio donald r gregory phil 173-dl1: logic and critical thinking (fall 2013) online section information for fall 2013 phil 173 dl1 is a distance education section view 1 other section of this course in this semester » course. Is it any good we will work on developing your critical thinking skills by learning to evaluate arguments in general, like this one about abortion we'll do this in both abstract and concrete ways the abstract way will involve studying a bit of what is called formal logic in which one translates arguments into symbolic form and.
Introduction to philosophy with logic and critical thinking syllabus. Phil 1103 logic and critical thinking (online with proctored tests) syllabus and schedule section details: fall 2017 ○ section crn's: 17772, 17773, 17774, 17775 & 17776 ○ online classroom: uco d2l system at http://learnucoedu ○ midterm test: proctored at home or on campus, 10/13 to 10.