The UQCTP consortium members have designed courses in critical thinking and helped in embedding critical thinking skill within new courses.
Brisbane School of Distance Education (BSDE)
- Working with teachers to establish and help resources online courses in critical thinking that have been delivered to hundreds of students in Years 5-10 through BSDE infrastructure.
Helping to introduce and resource the senior subject Philosophy and Reason, which focuses on developing critical thinking skills.
Facilitating BSDE students to enroll in PHIL1110 Critical Reasoning as an ESP subject taught by BSDE teachers supported by UQ staff and delivered through BSDE infrastructure.
Enhanced Studies Program
Developing new courses targeted to students in the beginning of Year 12 that focus on thinking and writing skill to support academic success.
Refashioning exisiting courses into summer intensive courses in critical thinking for secondary students to access during winter holidays.
Postgraduate Critical Thinking
Design and implementation of a course Critical Reasoning designed for journalism and Communication graduates.
Student backgrounds also included those form law, medicine, philosophy, history and science.