Critical Thinking University

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Become a better thinker in just one hour a week. Pearson TalentLens’s Critical Thinking University™ teaches dynamic decision-making and thinking skills that can be applied directly to actual workplace situations.

This powerful online portal gives everyone from individual contributors to mid-career managers the ability to solve difficult on-the-job problems. Advance through 18 interactive courses with real-world business scenarios that focus on the following skills and techniques:

  • Recognizing assumptions
  • Distinguishing fact from opinion
  • Becoming aware of persuasive techniques
  • Recognizing biases in themselves and others
  • Developing higher level thinking skills

Classroom Feel

Critical Thinking University has the feel of a personalized classroom experience. You will follow a self-paced lesson path with each critical thinking course building upon the last.

Free Book Download

As part of your purchase, you will receive a free online download of the book “Now You’re Thinking!” and access to an online book club to discuss your thoughts as you read the story of heroism and effective thinking in action.

Expert Coaching

Coaches play an integral role in the learning process. As part of Critical Thinking University, you will be able to engage with other participants through unique social learning opportunities, including online forums, webinars, wikis, and other informal learning.

Time to Complete

Critical Thinking University is accessible anywhere, anytime. It can also be easily incorporated into your existing training programs for a blended learning option. Each course takes approximately one hour to complete. However, actual time spent will vary based on the learner’s participation in social learning activities.

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  • 1 – 49 Licenses: $159.00 (per license)
  • 50 – 99 Licenses: $143.10 (per license)
  • 100 – 199 Licenses: $135.15 (per license)
  • 200+ Licenses: $127.20 (per license)

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