PHIL 301 - CRITICAL THINKING

  • COURSE MODERATOR

Steven Condly, PhD

  • TEXTBOOK INFORMATION

Critical Thinking: Your Ultimate Critical Thinking Guide: Effective Strategies That Will Make You Improve Critical Thinking and Decision Making Skills by Gerard Johnson
Amazon Book Link: https://www.amazon.com/Critical-Thinking-Effective-Strategies-Organization-ebook/dp/B01BRIDZNM/ref=sr_1_2?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1465997966&sr=1-2&keywords=critical+thinking+skills

  • COURSE DOCUMENTS

Syllabus
Lecture Notes and Review
Exam Review (Study Guide for the Closed Book Test)
PHIL 301 Discussion Board

  • LECTURES

Lecture One
1   2   3   4   5
Lecture Two
6   7   8   9   10

1) 5 tips to improve your critical thinking
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dItUGF8GdTw

2) 5 Critical Thinking Strategies
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-wpp64brLk

3 )More on Truth: Theories and Methods
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1F6p2Rpc9g&list=PLpbtRdN7xWUcPT0qWBfC52FubQxcgdgjk&index=12

4) Assessing Acceptability
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sVwq7V9eAuo&index=13&list=PLpbtRdN7xWUcPT0qWBfC52FubQxcgdgjk

5) Sources and Biases
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tLqV0-n2HZQ&list=PLpbtRdN7xWUcPT0qWBfC52FubQxcgdgjk&index=14

6) Necessary and Sufficient
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uOXz-uTZr04&list=PLpbtRdN7xWUcPT0qWBfC52FubQxcgdgjk&index=15

7) Common Errors of Relevance
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wTzL8zY7n4U&index=16&list=PLpbtRdN7xWUcPT0qWBfC52FubQxcgdgjk

8) Identifying and Defining Problems
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2m-xgti19-U&index=20&list=PLpbtRdN7xWUcPT0qWBfC52FubQxcgdgjk

9) Perspective
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ShE0H5sP9Y8&list=PLpbtRdN7xWUcPT0qWBfC52FubQxcgdgjk&index=21

  • MAGAZINE ARTICLES

Article 1
Article 2
Article 3
Article 4
Article 5

ALL RESEARCH ARTICLES MAY COME FROM QUESTIA OR A SITE LISTED ON THE WCBCS LIBRARY PAGE ONLY
www.questia.com - WCBCS Library (a subscription for each student is required and payable to Questia)
www.westcoastbible.org/library (research articles may come from one of these sites)

  • SPIRITUAL APPLICATION

Daily Family Devotion
Bible Memorization for this class: 
Philippians 4:8 (NIV) - Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.

  • ASSIGNMENTS TO BE TAKEN (CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO SUBMIT YOUR MODULE ASSIGNMENTS)

Module One - Reading and Key Truths
Module Two - Closed Book Exam
Module Three - Closed Note Lecture Exam
Module Four - Magazine Articles Assignment and Research Exam
Module Five - Final Paper Assignment

PHIL 301 QUESTIONS

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