Thinking in English 1, 2

Critical Thinking
Foundation English Critical Thinking Skills
Kochi University of Technology

Thinking in English 1 and 2 are two 15 lesson courses which teach basic English thinking language and presentation skills.

The content is 5 basic genres (information types) of English speech and writing:

Description/Classification
Comparison
Sequence
Cause and effect (and inference)
Pro and con
In each of the 5 units, the students study the vocabulary and sentence patterns required for that genre. Each unit ends with presentations, usually given by pairs of students.

Coordinator: Lawrie Hunter
Textbooks:


Current Thinking in English
by Lawrence Hunter
Cengage, 2007


(Previous) Critical Thinking
by David Greene & Lawrence Hunter
Asahi Shuppan (2001)

 


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