GE Area A Workgroup

Communication and Analytical Thinking 

Outcomes to assess Spring 2018

CCSF GE Area A: communication and analytical thinking requirement

Upon completion of this coursework, a student will be able to:

  1. Use the principles and application of language toward logical thought
  2. Demonstrate clear and precise expression
  3. Critically evaluate communications in whatever symbol system the student uses

CSU Area A1/IGETC 1C. ORAL COMMUNICATION

Upon completion of this coursework, a student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate clear and precise oral expression
  • Identify and use culturally competent communication practices
  • Analyze how communication practices impact experiences.

CSU A3/IGETC 1B. CRITICAL THINKING

Upon completion of this coursework, a student will be able to:

  • Practice inductive and deductive reasoning in written or oral contexts.
  • Integrate support for ideas into an argument structure.
  • Identify formal and informal fallacies of language in thought.

IGETC AREA 6: LANGUAGE OTHER THAN ENGLISH

Upon completion of this coursework, a student will be able to:

  • Communicate effectively, beyond beginning level, in a language other than English.
  • Compose well-organized writing in a language other than English.
  • Demonstrate comprehension of the spoken non-English language in a variety of listening situations.
  • Interpret a variety of written texts in a language other than English.

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