Criticality: self-assessment

time to complete: 10 minutes

Before you study this section, let’s look at what you already know about criticality and critical thinking.

Task: Look at the list of activities below and select the ones that involve critical thinking in your opinion.

Task adapted from Alexander, Argent and Spencer (2008)

Actually, all eight of these activities require some form of critical thinking!!! Were you surprised to find out?

In this section you’ll learn in more detail what it means to be critical and how you can apply that to your studies.