Critical Thinking *FEES PAYABLE* at St Mary's Senior School
Aims of the Course • To give girls the opportunity to develop their critical thinking skills which are central to the process of arriving at reason-based judgment. • To improve critical thinking skills by attending to them explicitly and in ways which enable girls to transfer them to other academic studies and to everyday life. • To stimulate creative and lateral thinking. Critical Thinking is useful for candidates taking a wide variety of AS and A Level subjects as well as being an essential skill required for further and higher education. It is valuable for many professions: law, medicine, journalism, the civil service and those aspiring to any kind of leadership position. Critical Thinking is particularly highly regarded in a wide range of professional areas, including architecture, design, business and management. This course forms an important part of our preparation for your application to Oxbridge and other leading universities.
It is expected that you will achieve an A Grade at GCSE in the subjects that you wish to continue to AS Level.
If you are joining us for Sixth Form from another school we require that you achieve at least six A Grades and above at GCSE Level.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Mary's Senior School directly.