Tutorial Task: Reading Response

Encourage students to think critically about readings by providing them with a framework for analysis.

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  2. Cottrell, S. (2005). Critical thinking skills: developing effective analysis. New York: Palgrave MacMillan.

  3. Kurland, D. (2010). Dan Kurland's www.criticalreading.com.

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  6. Ulrich Boser (2019). Teaching the Skill of Learning to Learn. Inside Higher Ed.

  7. University of Melbourne. Academic Skills. Critical literacy: Developing your critical literacy skills.

  8. University of Melbourne. Academic Skills. Reading critically: Ways to develop your critical reading skills.

  9. University of Melbourne. Academic Skills. Tutorials: How to get the most out of ‘tutes’.

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