Critical Thinking

Syllabus

Diagnostic Assignment (Model Response)

Lecture Slides

Introduction to Critical Thinking

Introduction to Arguments

Sub-arguments, Unstated Premises and Conclusion

What Makes an Argument Good?

Deductive and Inductive Arguments Forms

Analogical Arguments

Causal Arguments

Poor Moves in Argumentation

Homework Assignments

Assignment 1 (due Aug 9th)

Assignment 2 (due Aug 9th)

Assignment 3 (due Aug 11th)

Assignment 4 (due Aug 16th)

Assignment 5 (due August 18th)

Assignment 6 (due August 23rd)

Assignment 7 (due August 25th)

Assignment 8 (due August 30th)

Assignment 9 (due September 1st)