Communication Studies 125

COMMST 125: Critical Thinking through Argumentation and Debate

Units: 3
Lecture: 3 hours per week
Department Advisory: Speech 100 or Speech 111

Course Description:
Designed to provide an oral approach to critical thinking skills. Language, argument structure, types of reasoning, evaluation of evidence, fallacies in reasoning, and case development strategies are explored. Individual and group debating experiences are included. 
        Transfers to CSU System 
        Proposed for CAN Articulation (CAN SPCH 6) 
        Transfers to UC System 
        Associate Degree Applicable