Short introduction and learning objectives & keywords

This lesson will talk about cognitive biases, both individuals and collective, because they may affect our future-oriented decisions.

Learning objectives:

  • understand the relevance of biases in decision making
  • recognize the different types of cognitive biases
  • be aware of the risks of group thinking and understand how to prevent them


  • bias
  • groupthink

Competences addressed by the lesson:

  • Analysing data or information
  • Critical Thinking
  • Systems analysis