Course Information

Critical Thinking and Argumentation (COMM 110)

Term: 2015-2016 School Year Spring Term



Mon-Wed-Fri, 11:00 AM - 11:55 AM (1/11/2016 - 5/5/2016) Location: MAIN HBLDG H212


This course is an introduction to the basic theory of argument and persuasion. Students learn how to think in a clear and logical manner, analyze information critically, formulate persuasive arguments, and deliver those arguments effectively, both in oral and in written forms. Students learn how to make claims, provide evidence, explore underlying assumptions, and analyze counter-points.