Logic and critical thinking

A.Y. 2019/2020
Lesson for
3
Max ECTS
20
Overall hours
SSD
M-FIL/02
Language
English
Learning objectives
· Develop inferential and argumentative skills
· Learn to identify and reconstruct arguments
· Learn to evaluate arguments, distinguishing good from bad arguments (fallacies)
· Learn to use formal logic tools (elements of propositional and predicate logic) in order to evaluate deductive reasoning
· Learn to use informal logic tools (spec. inductive reasoning) in order to evaluate non deductive reasoning
· Learn to identify and analyse fallacies occurring in political discourse

Course structure and Syllabus

Active edition
No
M-FIL/02 - LOGIC AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Lesson period
Undefined
Assessment methods
Giudizio di approvazione
Assessment result
superato/non superato