Characteristics of a Critical Thinker, Cognitive Domain




Characteristics of a Critical Thinker, Cognitive Domain

· Knowledge Level – factual data, main ideas, sequence of events, directions (Although it’s the most basic level, it’s just as important as all the other levels. It provides the who, what, where, and when information.)
· Comprehension Level – understanding, translating, paraphrasing, summarizing
· Application Level – problem solving, applying appropriate rules, predicting outcomes by application of principles
· Analysis Level – examination of component parts, identifying relationships between parts, comparing likes and differences of the parts
· Synthesis Level – reorganization or fusion of elements into new combinations
· Evaluation Level – formulating criteria and judging an idea/concept or object against that criteria
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