Graduates as Critical Thinkers… yes please!

Rather than factory produced bodies who want to write the "right" essay... Everyone teaching in a university should want to bring ideas, facts and principles to life in a way that will encourage their students to find out more for themselves. The heart of teaching in higher education is, as Alfred North Whitehead put it in "Universities and Their Function" in 1927, the "imaginative acquisition of knowledge". A university education is nothing if it does…