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Course Overview

The purpose of this course is to help students learn how to analyze, critique, and construct arguments. It will enhance the student’s ability to read, reason, and write clearly. In this course we will look at visual media, including TV news, newspapers, and short essays by philosophers and analyze them according to what constitutes a well-reasoned argument and what does not.

Credits: 3
Distribution: Undergraduate

Other Courses

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Credits: 3
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Credits: 1-5
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Credits: 3

Admissions Requirements

Hearing Undergraduate