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Session 8: Applying critical thinking skills

Introduction

Welcome to Session 8. In this final session we will first consider some common barriers to critical thinking, and then take you through an example extract and three scenarios that will help you to apply your own critical and analytical thinking skills, building on the knowledge you have gained over the course.

By the end of this session you should be able to:

  • understand how to compare and evaluate arguments and perspectives on a particular issue.