The University of Edinburgh

Intellectual Humility: Theory

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Professor Duncan Pritchard
Dr. Ian Church
Dr. Emma Gordon

Instructors: Professor Duncan Pritchard


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3 weeks at 5 hours a week
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There are 5 modules in this course

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4 readings

by Dr Ian Church and Dr Peter Samuelson

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10 videos4 readings5 quizzes4 discussion prompts

by Professor John Greco

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8 videos5 readings4 quizzes4 discussion prompts

by Professor Peter C. Hill

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7 videos4 readings4 quizzes4 discussion prompts

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5 readings1 peer review1 discussion prompt


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4.5 (51 ratings)
Professor Duncan Pritchard
The University of Edinburgh
11 Courses839,395 learners
Dr. Ian Church
The University of Edinburgh
3 Courses44,186 learners

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