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Week
1

Week 1

15 minutes to complete

Welcome to the Course

15 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 5 min), 1 reading
1 reading
Course Logistics (Start Here)10m
6 hours to complete

Propositional Logic and Truth Tables

6 hours to complete
14 videos (Total 109 min)
14 videos
Propositions and Propositional Connectives4m
"And" and the Truth-Functional Connectives10m
Using Truth Tables to Show Validity5m
Rules Variables and Generality12m
Disjunction10m
Combining Conjunctions and Disjunctions6m
Negation and Truth Functional Operators7m
Negating Conjunctions and Disjunctions3m
Commutativity and Associativity10m
The Conditional14m
Conditionals in Ordinary Language3m
Biconditionals7m
Conclusion1m
8 practice exercises
"And" and the Truth-Functional Connectives30m
Using Truth Tables to Show Validity30m
Disjunction30m
Negation and Truth Functional Operators30m
Negating Conjuctions and Disjunctions30m
The Conditional30m
Conditionals in Ordinary Language30m
Biconditionals30m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Categorical Logic and Syllogisms

4 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 84 min)
8 videos
Categories and Quantifiers17m
How Quantifiers Modify Categories9m
Immediate Categorical Inferences10m
Syllogisms9m
Categories, Individuals, and Language4m
Venn Diagrams and Validity13m
Other Ways of Expressing A, E, I, or O Propositions7m
5 practice exercises
How Quantifiers Modify Categories30m
Immediate Categorical Inferences30m
Syllogisms30m
Categories, Individuals, and Language30m
Venn Diagrams and Validity30m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Representing Information

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 27 min)
2 videos
Different Ways of Representing Information11m
1 practice exercise
Reasoning from Venn Diagrams or Truth Tables Alone30m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Catch-Up and Final Quiz

1 hour to complete
1 practice exercise
Final Quiz30m

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