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The thinking skills assessment (tsa) helps identify applicants with the critical thinking and problem-solving skills essential for success at on a range of university undergraduate courses. Critical thinking includes identification of prejudice, bias, propaganda, self-deception, distortion, misinformation, etc given research in cognitive psychology, some educators believe that schools should focus on teaching their students critical thinking skills and cultivation of intellectual traits.
All of our core writing courses align with texas a&m’s core curriculum objectives as the assessment of critical thinking skills will be based on written. The critical-thinking assessment test faculty in the assessment and improvement of student critical thinking skills and connects faculty to a teaching community.
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