Videos for Usefulness
This instructor gets right to the point in answering: How is philosophy useful in helping you earn a million dollars? Is this an effective way to convey usefulness of philosophy? What other ways could he have gone about it?
Service-learning is one way show students the usefulness of course concepts in a real-world setting. When implemented well, service learning can also have other powerful effects on students’ motivation through empowerment, success, interest, and caring.
In the first few minutes of this clip, what could the instructor have done to make it known why it is USEFUL to know how to evaluate an argument before he talked about good and bad ways to evaluate arguments?