Critical Thinking

In today’s society, many people experience information overload. We are bombarded with messages to believe various ideas, purchase things, support causes, and lead our lifestyle in a particular way. How do you know what to believe? How do you separate the truth from the myths? The answer lies in critical thinking skills.

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  • Elearning
    Complete online at your own pace (Self-paced)
    • Free

Description

Critical thinking skills - The ability to clearly reason through problems and to present arguments in a logical, compelling way has become a key skill for survival in today’s world. This course will give you some practical tools and hands-on experience with critical thinking and problem solving.

Learning Outcomes

After you complete this course, you will be able to:

  • Define critical and non-critical thinking.
  • Identify your critical thinking style(s), including areas of strength and improvement.
  • Describe other thinking styles, including left/right brain thinking and whole-brain thinking.
  • Work through the critical thinking process to build or analyse arguments.
  • Develop and evaluate explanations.
  • Improve key critical thinking skills, including active listening and questioning.
  • Use analytical thought systems and creative thinking techniques.
  • Prepare and present powerful arguments.

Prerequisites

Nil

Who Should Attend

Everyone