Feb 26th 2016

Philosophy and Critical Thinking (edX)

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META101x: Thinking about thinking.

What can we learn through philosophical inquiry that will help us to think with clarity, rigour and humour about things that matter?

This course introduces principles of philosophical inquiry and critical thinking that will help us answer this question. Learn how we can use philosophical ideas to think about ourselves and the world around us.

What you'll learn:

- How to think with clarity and rigour

- How to identify, analyse and construct cogent arguments

- How to think of solutions to the central problems of philosophy

- How to engage in philosophical conversations with others about topics that matter