Critical Thinking at University

An Introduction

This course is for anyone preparing to study at university level or for current university students. You may be an undergraduate or a new taught postgraduate student who might be unfamiliar with studying in the UK. If you want to have a successful academic life, this course will give you the foundations whatever your discipline at university. Critical thinking skills are also valued later life by employers, so if you want to refresh your skills, this practical online course is for you. The course is part of the academic skills courses portfolio at the University of Leeds aiming to improve skills required for academic study. You can use the hashtag #FLCriticalThinkingSkills to talk about this course on social media.

Topics Covered
  • What is critical thinking?
  • A model for critical thinking
  • Why is critical thinking important at university?
  • Challenges to thinking critically at university
  • How can you improve your critical thinking?
  • Outcomes of critical thinking at university

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Effort 4 hours per week
Starts Jan 28 (in 4 days)
Cost $44
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Instructors Jiani Liu, Michelle Schneider
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Language English
Subjects Personal Development
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Rating Not enough ratings
Length 2 weeks
Effort 4 hours per week
Starts Jan 28 (in 4 days)
Cost $44
From University of Leeds via FutureLearn
Instructors Jiani Liu, Michelle Schneider
Free Limited Content
Language English
Subjects Personal Development
Tags Study Skills