PHIL 201

Critical Thinking

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

An analysis of simple argument forms in natural language with close attention to the different uses of language in an argumentative context. A treatment of elementary principles of inductive logic, decision making, syllogistic reasoning, and informal fallacies.

Note:

  • Designed as a first course in logic for students with little or no symbolic orientation; it may be taken before or after PHIL 203.

Undergraduate course in Philosophy offered by the Department of Philosophy in the Faculty of Humanities.

Schedules:
Summer 2018 Fall 2018 Spring 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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