PHIL 3211W Reasoning
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHIL 10W.
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4 hours; 3 credits
Examination and development of reasoning skills. Informal logic. Topics such as meaning, definition, the analysis of arguments, fallacies. Use of examples in reasoning to apply principles studied. Legal reasoning, support for claims about public policy, scientific and philosophical arguments. Writing-intensive section.
Prerequisite: English 1012 .