University of Malta

Sample Examination Paper
UOM Main Page
Apply - Admissions 2016
Creativity Innovation, European Year 2009
Follow the institute


Time Allowed:  90 minutes

Please choose and answer any six of the following questions.  Answers in note form are acceptable.  Answers that are impossible to read or understand have no merit.

1. What effect do you think the Internet will have on the thinking of young people?

2. List and describe the four major errors of perception.  Suggest what might be done to reduce such errors.

3. Why do you suppose that 'thinking' is not taught directly and explicitly in most schools?

4. What role does the hypothesis play in thinking?

5. In what way do thinking and emotions interact?

6. From your own experience describe 'stupidity' and people who are 'stupid'.

7. In what way is thinking affected in: 
(a) people who are ultra sensitive to others?
(b) people who are totally insensitive to others?

8. How important is language for thinking?

Opening Hours

Kindly note that from Friday 2nd March until further notice, the Institute Office will be open from Tuesdays to Fridays from 0830hrs till 1330hrs. On Mondays the Institute office will be closed. 

Apologies for any inconvenience. 

Master Timetable for Semester 2

Please click here to download the Master in Creativity and Innovation Timetable for Academic Year 2017/8 - Semester 2

Diploma Timetable Year 2 - Semester 2

Kindly, click here to access the Diploma Timetable for Academic Year 2017/8 - Semester 2

Optional Study Units Timetable - Semester 2

Please click here to download the Optional Study Units Timetable for Semester 2

Annual Report Oct 2016 - Sep 2017

We are pleased to announce the publication of The Edward de Bono Institute's Annual Report for the period 01 October 2016 to 30 September 2017. Please click here to download the document.

Last Updated: 12 January 2009

Log In back to UoM Homepage