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Cambridge International AS & A Level Thinking Skills Coursebook (ISBN: 9781108441049)

Cambridge International AS & A Level Thinking Skills Coursebook (ISBN: 9781108441049)
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Cambridge International AS & A Level Thinking Skills Coursebook (ISBN: 9781108441049)
Universities and employers have high expectations for 21st century learners. They want students who can think critically, collaborate efficiently and produce creative solutions to problems. With more practice questions than the previous edition, this coursebook provides opportunities for students to improve both their critical thinking and problem solving skills. It walks students through different scenarios – such as drawing conclusions from arguments – explaining the thinking process involved and helping to increase confidence when thinking independently. Suggested answers to the coursebook questions are in the teacher’s resource.

Features

  • Exam-style questions throughout the book give students opportunities to practise their skills and build confidence with Cambridge AS & A Level Thinking Skills.
  • Published by the experts that brought you other skills-based syllabuses ‚Äì Global Perspectives and English General Paper.
  • Example activities with commentary show how to approach questions and help students to understand critical thinking and problem solving concepts.
  • Two clear parts ‚Äì critical thinking and problem solving ‚Äì make it easy to co-teach.

Contents

Introduction How to Use This Book Section 1: Problem Solving 1. What do we mean by a 'problem'? 2. Selecting and using information 3. Processing data 4. Working with models 5. Solving problems by searching 6. Finding methods of solution 7. Trends in data 8. Transforming data 9. Summarised Data 10. Identifying features of a model 11. Necessary and Sufficient Conditions 12. Changing the scenario of a problem Section 2: Critical Thinking 13. An introduction to critical thinking 14. Claims, statements, and assertions 15. Assessing claims 16. Grounds, reasons, and evidence 17. Evaluating evidence: a case study 18. Statistical evidence 19. Uses of evidence: inference and explanation 20. Identifying argument 21. Analysing argument 22. Interpretation 23. Assumptions 24. Evaluating argument 25. Applying logic 26. Longer texts 27. Multiple sources Glossary Index Acknowledgements.
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Textbook
Year Group
Cambridge - A Levels
RM201.00
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  • Stock: Pre-Order ( est 3 to 4 weeks )
  • Model: 9781108441049
  • Weight: 1.17kg
  • Dimensions: 32.40cm x 23.70cm x 6.00cm
  • ISBN: 9781108441049

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