2022-2023 Yavapai College Catalog 
    Oct 03, 2023  
2022-2023 Yavapai College Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

CHP 190 - Honors Colloquium

Description: Critical thinking topics for College Honors Program participants.

Prerequisites: Admission to the College Honors Program. Reading Proficiency.

Credits: 1
Lecture: 1
Lab: 1

Course Content:
  1. Critical thinking concepts
  2. Reading and research activities
  3. Questioning and problem solving methods
  4. Community service
  5. Interpersonal and group skills
  6. Leadership skills
  7. Group consciousness and team building skills
  8. Analysis and Synthesis
  9. Academic planning
  10. Educational travel

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Describe the elements and aspects of the critical thinking processes. (1) 
  2. Describe alternative ways of approaching and exploring an issue or controversy. (1,3,8) 
  3. Select, evaluate, and organize materials for use in academic presentations. (1,2,8,9) 
  4. Organize and manage a collaborative seminar presentation/discussion. (1,3,5-7,9) 
  5. Manage and participate in small and large groups engaged in accomplishing a focused task. (3-7) 
  6. Support, verbally and in writing, views regarding academic and social/political issues. (1,3,8) 
  7. Organize and complete community service projects. (4,5-7) 
  8. Scrutinize his or her performance as a team member in group activity. (5-7) 
  9. Distinguish between group responsibility and individual choices. (1,3,5-7) 
  10. Incorporate multiple resources leading to long term academic planning. (9)
  11. Research, organize, implement and evaluate educational travel opportunities. (10)