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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1What is Critical Thinking? - Definition, Skills & Meaning
Course SummaryIf you've fallen behind studying critical thinking topics, use this study guide course to get back on track and get a better grade in class. Watch our short video lessons to review these topics, and then test your knowledge using the multiple-choice lesson quizzes.
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Anyone who needs help understanding material from critical thinking will benefit from taking this course. You will be able to grasp the subject matter faster, retain critical knowledge longer and earn better grades. You're in the right place if you:
- Have fallen behind in understanding logic, rhetoric, fallacies or any other critical thinking topic.
- Need an efficient way to learn critical thinking.
- Learn best with engaging auditory and visual tools.
- Struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD.
- Experience difficulty understanding your teachers.
- Missed class time and need to catch up.
- Can't access extra critical thinking learning resources at school.
How It Works:
- Start at the beginning, or identify the topics that you need help with.
- Watch and learn from fun videos, reviewing as needed.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
- Confirm your understanding through lesson quizzes and chapter exams.
- Submit questions to one of our instructors for personalized support if you need extra help.
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- Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Critical Thinking final exam to be prepared.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any relevant question. They're here to help!
- Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.
In this course, you'll learn the answers to questions including:
- How do I overcome obstacles to critical thinking?
- What contributions did Aristotle, Socrates, Plato and Euclid make to the field of logic?
- What is rhetoric?
- Which guidelines can be used to evaluate arguments?
- How is language used to develop an argument?
- What are some examples of fallacies?
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