Pop Up Course #1 Announcement

Pop Up Course Announcement

Description: These virtual "short" courses  are designed to build on current Arch summer term offerings. Courses vary in offerings, from Financial Literacy to Python Programming. All courses are taught by RPI faculty (or guest lecturers). The listing for these courses will continue to populate throughout the summer term. Students can sign up for as many as desired, keeping in mind that faculty plan for a particular number of participants. If there are specific questions about the course offerings, please contact: Office of Undergraduate Education 

Course Title: Critical Thinking and Analysis: A Guide for Writing your Research Paper

Taught by: Prof. Azita Hirsa, School of Engineering (ISE)  Email: hirsaa3@rpi.edu

When: Monday June 22, 2020 at 2:00PM-3:30PM, EDT

Description: In this 90-minute session we will discuss how critical thinking adds value in guiding you to write a more thoughtful research paper, without worries and procrastination. We will consider questions like:
+What is Critical Thinking? -- What is it and why do we need it?
+The Process of Critical Thinking -- Where do we start? What do we do?
+The Components of Critical Thinking -- The five elements of critical
+thinking Common Pitfall -- Things to watch out for Dos and Don'ts --
+Simple tips and tools for write up From Descriptive to Critical --
+How to develop critical thinking skills

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