COGS 303

Welcome to COGS 303 Winter Term 2018/19!

This is the common course page for the two sections of COGS 303 in Term 1 of the 2018 Winter Session. Section 1 (COGS 303 001) is with Ronald Rensink and Section 2 (COGS 303 002) with Madison Elliott. This page will be used for general announcements and information about assignments throughout the term. Assignment hand-in […]

General Tips for the Final

Hello all, Hope your studying is going well, here are some tips and tricks Charlotte and I have put together for you all going into the final! Go over your reading notes learn the key terms and methods be able to explain abstract concepts by coming up with concrete examples and connections! Review the practice […]

UPDATED Both Sections- Final Exam Review

Hello all, Hope your finals are getting off to a good start! To prepare for the final in this course, Charlotte and I will be hosting a review session on Saturday April 14 @1pm in IKBLC155 . Bring questions and materials you would like to review. Maira & Charlotte

Section 1: Final Critique

Hello everyone! The final drafts of your critiques will be due on Turnitin on April 5 at 11:59pm. Please give yourself ample time to turn it in so that no technical issues arise that may impact your ability to get an unaffected grade! If you have questions about the critiques leading up to this, feel […]

Midterm Review (both sections)

Charlotte and I will be hosting a midterm review session next week on Friday March 9th from 3-4 (IKB 185). Bring questions about the class, practice exam etc. (update March 4) The practice midterm can be found in the Lecture Notes section

Section 1- Critique Paper Selections (updated)

(Feb 12 2018) The final paper selections are listed in the Critiques tab. (Feb 3 2018) I have received most of your paper selections and aggregated them into a list on the Critiques tab. I tried my best to lump them together by what they seem to be about, but those categories are very crude […]

Chapter Mappings for Syllabus (11th-12th edition)

Here’s the mapping for the 11th to 12th edition of the textbook chapters. The readings on the syllabus are based off of the 11th edition of the textbook, but if you’re going off of the 12th edition, these are the chapters you should be reading! Sorry about any confusion earlier in the term about correct […]

Section 1- B&K Reading for Jan 16

I know there’s been some confusion about the readings in the syllabus (which are based on the 11th edition of the textbook), so to clarify, the readings for the topic of “The Structure of Arguments” (Jan 16) are based on ch. 3 in the 12th edition titled “What are the Reasons?” By next week, as soon […]

Section 2: Enrolling in Turnitin Class, Term 2 2018

Hey COGS 303 (003), Here is the information you will need to join the class on Turnitin ( : Class ID: 17100970 Enrollment key: robot Please let me know if you have any problems with that. (at Charlotte

Section 1: Enrolling in Turnitin Class, Term 2 2018

Hi Guys, Here are the instructions for registering yourself in our class on so that you can upload your assignments there. Let me know if you have any questions! (You might need to click “Expand” to see my post) The enrollment key and class ID can be found here Maira