Critical Thinking

Students will develop the ability to:

  1. Identify and summarize a problem or issue comprehensively, delivering relevant information needed for understanding.
  2. State own and others’ perspectives and limits of positions, as related to the problem/issue.
  3. Identify the key assumptions that underlie the issue.
  4. Assess the quality of supporting data/evidence to support conclusions and implications or consequences.
  5. Evaluate information and arguments for validity and sound reasoning.

Courses:

  • ART 101 Visual Art Colloquium (1 credit)
  • CIS 105 Hardware Fundamentals (1 credit)
  • CIS 112 Advanced Business Information Systems (3 credits)
  • CIS 120 Programming: Logic, Design and Implementation (3 credits)
  • CIS 121 Operating Systems (3 credits)
  • CIS 122 Internet Developer (3 credits)
  • CIS 123 Object-Oriented Concepts (3 credits)
  • CIS 150 Oracle and SQL (3 credits)
  • CIS 152 Database Programming and Management with Access (3 credits)
  • CIS 155 Introduction to C++ Programming (3 credits)
  • CIS 156 Visual Basic (3 credits)
  • CIS 159 MySQL and PHP (3 credits)
  • CIS 161 Database Design (3 credits)
  • COM 120 Argumentation and Debate (3 credits)
  • DST 101 Introduction to Deaf Studies (4 credits)
  • ECE 112 Observing, Recording, and Analyzing Early Childhood Settings (3 credits)
  • ENG 101 Composition I: College Writing (3 credits)
  • ENG 102 Composition II: Writing about Literature (3 credits)
  • PSY 165 Psychology of Learning, Motivation, and Achievement (3 credits)