Skills to effectively reason through problems and to present views in a logical, compelling way is a necessity in communicating in the workplace. This program will provide participants with techniques and practice opportunities to critical thinking.
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What You'll Learn
- Understand critical and non-critical thinking
- Identify their thinking style(s)
- Improve key skills, including active listening and questioning
- Use analytical thought systems and creative thinking techniques
Full Course SyllabusDownload PDF Outline
Module 1: Understanding Critical Thinking
What is Critical Thinking?
Traits of a Critical Thinker
Common Critical Thinking Styles
Module 2: Where do other types of thinking fit in?
Left- and Right-Brain Thinking
Module 3: The Critical Thinking Process
Identifying the issues and arguments
Checking credibility and consistency
Module 4: Asking meaningful and relevant questions
Types of questions and probing techniques
Critical thinking questions
Hone active listening skills
Module 5: Building an explanation
Presenting and communicating ideas to others
Action planning to apply techniques in the workplace
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need to bring a computer?
No. We provide a computer with the necessary software for each attendee. Choose a Mac or a PC during the checkout process.
Are discounts available for this course?
No. This course is not eligible for any discounts.
We offer discounts for packages of classes, including our Excel Bootcamp, SQL Bootcamp, Data Analytics, and PowerPoint Bootcamp.
We also provide discounts for ten or more classes purchased together. Please reach out for more information on our voucher programs.
Does this course come with a book?
Yes. This course includes a complimentary book or manual at no additional cost.
What if I need to retake this course? May I retake it for free?
Most of our courses can be taken again for free. However, this course is not available to retake for free.