Digital thinking tools for better decision making
Digital thinking tools for better decision making

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Digital thinking tools for better decision making

Session 7: Argument mapping in action


This session, you will put the argument-mapping recipe from Session 6 into practice.

You will also examine several arguments around digital technologies, such as the internet, social media platforms and encryption.

The session concludes with a discussion of tools for sharing maps and the role of implicit assumptions in argument mapping.

By the end of this session, you will be able to:

  • create an argument map that captures the content of a short text that makes an argument
  • contribute to a shared argument map
  • explain the role of assumptions in argument mapping.

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