Critical Thinking Skills

How to improve your college results, advance in your care and expand your mind -- by learning how to think critically!
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  • Lectures 32
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 10/2015 English

Course Description

In this Udemy course you will learn how you can improve your ability to think critically, evaluate information and develop reasoned arguments.

Critical thinking is the ability to collect and evaluate information and evidence in a logical way to reach best and most accurate results possible. Critical thinking is a key skill in this modern age, required and appreciated in all disciplines and professions.

Successful companies realize that critical thinking and creative solutions significantly improve one's leadership abilities, business outcomes and success potential. In this course, you will enhance your skills as a critical thinker and problem solver and identify and leverage your thinking styles, as well as those on your subordinates, to find different solutions to everyday challenges.

This critical thinking skills course provides the necessary tools for tackling challenging problems structurally & systematically, analysing them and quickly assessing all options. The critical thinking skills Udemy course will provide fresh insights and a better understanding of challenging situations, making you better prepared to deal with them more effectively.

What are the requirements?

  • No prior knowledge is required to fully benefit from the course. However students should take the time to go through the exercises and worksheet activities of each module before moving to the next one.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Comprehend problem solving abilities
  • Understand the Step by Step Process of critical thinking
  • Learn how to apply non-linear thinking
  • Learn how to use logical thinking
  • Understand what it means to be a critical thinker
  • How to evaluate information applying critical thinking steps
  • Recognize the benefits of using critical thinking
  • Understand problem solving abilities

What is the target audience?

  • This course is for individuals who are interested in improving their thinking skills including students at college, working professionals, adult learners and entrepreneurs. No prior knowledge is required

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
02:04

Learning Objectives

Pre-Assignment Review

Section 2: The Big Picture
02:59

Applying Reason

Open Mindedness

Analysis

Logic

Case Study 1 Components of Critical Thinking
Preview
00:38
Q&A Review 2
10 pages
Section 3: Thinking Styles
02:30

Think Outside the Box

Don't Rush into Conclusions

Be Pro-active about Change

Adapt, Adapt & Adapt

Case Study 2 Non Linear Thinking
Preview
00:40
Q&A Review 3
10 pages
03:33

The Right Questions To Ask

Data Organization

Assess the Information

Drawing Conclusions

Case Study 3 Logical Thinking
00:40
Q&A Review 4
10 pages
Section 4: The Blueprint
02:42

Active Listning

Curiosity

Self-Discipline

Humbleness

Case Study 4 Critical Thinkers I
00:35
Q&A Review 5
10 pages
02:59

The Big Picture

Objectivity

Emotions

Self Awareness

Case Study 5 Critical Thinking II
00:42
Q&A Review 6
10 pages
03:15

Don't Make Assumptions

Be Careful of Bias

Ask Questions

SWOT Analysis

Case Study 6 Evaluate the Information
00:38
Q&A Review 7
10 pages
03:14

Persuasion

Communication

Problem Solving

Emotional Intelligence

Case Study 7 Benefits of Critical Thinking
00:38
Q&A Review 8
10 pages
02:43

Your Point of View's Limitations

Be Open to Other Viewpoints

Influences on Bias

What to Do with New Information

Case Study 8 Changing Perspective
00:37
Q&A Review 9
10 pages
03:29

Recognise Inconsistencies

Trusting Your Instinct

Knowing Why?

Assessing the Solution(s)

Case Study 9 Problem Solving
00:37
Q&A Review 10
10 pages
Section 5: Conclusion
Putting It All Together
03:29
Case Study 10 Putting It All Together
00:35
Q&A Review 11
10 pages
Last Word
00:22

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Instructor Biography

Adam Karsh, Qualified Psychologist | Personal Development Coach

Adam Karsh is a qualified psychologist. Before he changed career to psychology and personal development Adam worked for 10 years training and coaching employees in some of the largest global financial institutions in the world. His mission is to deliver maximum learning value to students interested in improving or acquiring key soft skills such as communication, leadership, management, productivity, emotional intelligence, well-being, problem solving, creativity, conflict resolution and other intangible skills.

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