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Teaching Texts and Forms (Coursera)

Jul 26th 2021
Teaching Texts and Forms (Coursera)
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The first job of any writer is to get words down on paper, and teaching writing as process helps students gain the fluency, comfort and confidence they need to succeed at any writing task. But complex, comprehensive writing tasks often bring with them specific expectations and conventions the writer [...]
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Think Again III: How to Reason Inductively (Coursera)

Want to solve a murder mystery? What caused your computer to fail? Who can you trust in your everyday life? In this course, you will learn how to analyze and assess five common forms of inductive arguments: generalizations from samples, applications of generalizations, inference to the best explanation, arguments [...]
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Think Again II: How to Reason Deductively (Coursera)

Deductive arguments are supposed to be valid in the sense that the premises guarantee that the conclusion is true. In this course, you will learn how to use truth-tables and Venn diagrams to represent the information contained in the premises and conclusion of an argument so that you can [...]
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Think Again I: How to Understand Arguments (Coursera)

In this course, you will learn what an argument is. The definition of argument will enable you to identify when speakers are giving arguments and when they are not. Next, you will learn how to break an argument into its essential parts, how to put them in order to [...]
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Think Again IV: How to Avoid Fallacies (Coursera)

We encounter fallacies almost everywhere we look. Politicians, salespeople, and children commonly use fallacies in order to get you to think whatever they want you to think. It’s important to learn to recognize fallacies so that you can avoid being fooled by them. It’s also important to learn about [...]
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Reasoning Across the Disciplines (Coursera)

Critical reasoning skills are a key success factor for students entering their first year of college. They must be able to think logically and form arguments. This course, designed with incoming college freshmen in mind but open to anyone, provides an essential grounding in critical reasoning skills. Faculty from [...]
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Logic: The Language of Truth (FutureLearn)

Jun 28th 2021
Logic: The Language of Truth (FutureLearn)
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Learn how to use logic to evaluate arguments and discover more about philosophical concepts like truth-tables and logical form. Understand and evaluate arguments using philosophical theory. If you believe Mickey is a big mouse and Dumbo is a small elephant, then you must also believe that Mickey is a [...]
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Rhetoric: The Art of Persuasive Writing and Public Speaking (edX)

Gain critical communication skills in writing and public speaking with this introduction to American political rhetoric. This course is an introduction to the theory and practice of rhetoric, the art of persuasive writing and speech.
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Técnicas para la escritura creativa (Miríada X)

Apr 5th 2019
Técnicas para la escritura creativa (Miríada X)
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El presente curso busca potenciar las aptitudes de los participantes para el desarrollo de habilidades narrativas en lo referente a construcción de argumentos, personajes, uso estético del lenguaje y los más actuales recursos para contar una historia de modo efectivo e impactante.
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Informes Periciales Científicos: ¿Cómo Interpretarlos? (UNED Abierta)

Jan 15th 2019
Informes Periciales Científicos: ¿Cómo Interpretarlos? (UNED Abierta)
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Cada vez hay más voces que cuestionan la calidad científica de los informes periciales utilizados ante los tribunales de justicia. En este curso pretendemos presentar los fundamentos metodológicos para analizar la calidad de los argumentos periciales, e ilustrar su aplicación con diversos casos [...]
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