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UNIV 1212 UNIV Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Critical Tips on what to revise Diestler, Chapter 1 Diestler, What is a critical thinker? When someone started to use specific criteria to make a When decision or to solve a problem that called a critical thinker Issue, conclusion (clime), reason (premises) Issue, Know the structure of an argument Know the difference between an issue, a conclusion, Know and premises and The issue is a question about a topic. The conclusion is The agreeing or disagreeing about the issue. The reason is the critical thinker uses to conclude. Know other indicator words for an issue, a Know conclusion, and premises conclusion, Diestler, Chapter 3 Diestler, Understand what assumptions are and be able Understand to identify assumptions in statements to Understand the difference between deductive Understand and inductive reasoning and Inductive is making role from observation. Deductive is observe to apply the role. Deductive Diestler, Chapter 6 Diestler, Be able to identify the various reasoning error Be fallacies *Week 3 Lecture PP slides + Diestler *Week Be able to give real life examples of the various Be fallacies fallacies *Week 3 Lecture PP slides + Diestler Weston, Chapters 1 - 3 Weston, Understand the difference between arguments Understand by example, by analogy, and by authority *Week 6 Lecture PP slides + Weston *Week Be able to provide examples of arguments by Be example, by analogy, and by authority example, *Week 6 Lecture PP slides + Weston Format of Questions Format Grade weight = 10% Number of questions = 8 Format = short question and answer Time = 50 minutes ...
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This note was uploaded on 10/12/2010 for the course MIS UNIV1212 taught by Professor Brucewells during the Fall '09 term at Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University, Dhahran.
- Fall '09