CAPSTONE

TO SPREAD THEIR WINGS, STRENGTHEN THEIR
FOUNDATION FIRST

About

A powerful resource to equip every student with the essential cognitive skills foundation that they need in their pursuit of higher education.

This is a university foundation course jointly developed in conjunction with Dr. Lina Fruzzetti, a professor at Brown University, USA

87% OF STUDENTS SAY IT HAS HELPED THEM PREPARE BETTER FOR THEIR UNIVERSITY ASSIGNMENTS

SKILLS THAT ARE DEVELOPED

CRITICAL THINKING

Developing and critically evaluating arguments by identifying assumptions, exposing logical fallacies and drawing appropriate inferences and conclusions.

College Readiness Program

RESEARCH SKILLS

Fundamentals of primary research (identifying and defining variables and controls, robust sampling techniques) and secondary research (finding data, identifying biases, finding common ground).

PROBLEM SOLVING

Defining the problem statement and using modelling and systems thinking to propose and evaluate solutions.

ACADEMIC WRITING

Tailoring communication to audience and purpose, communicating with structure and coherence, using tone, diction and register to achieve precision in writing.

HOW UNIVERSITIES CAN
LEVERAGE THE RESOURCE
build critical thinking skills 

KEY ADVANTAGES

Monitor students’
abilities and needs

Level the
playing field

Use as a resource
for academic writing

A tool for academic
support

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STUDENT VOICE

The path to personal, educational
and career achievement.