Introduction to Logic

Introduction to Logic—One Semester
Grades 10–12

Thursday 12:45–1:40
First Semester Only

Teacher: Ruth Nobel
Class and Copy Cost: $120
Book: Introductory Logic (5th Edition) and the quiz and test packet, by Douglas Wilson and James Nance— Canon Press
Supplies: None

English Credit
No Prerequisite Required

The student will learn to analyze a variety of statements, arguments, and syllogisms for validity/truth, using many examples and rules of logic. The rewards should be a sharpened mind, the ability to avoid logical fallacies in one’s own thinking, writing, and speaking, and the ability to discern inconsistencies in the writings and speeches of the media and elsewhere.