2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    Jan 27, 2023  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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WR 220 - Introduction to Rhetoric

(3.00 cr.)

Through close analysis and production of nonfiction prose, students develop an understanding and appreciation of how historical and contemporary writers employ various rhetorical strategies-first articulated by classical rhetoricians-to persuade a range of audiences. Special emphasis is given to the dynamic relationship between writer, audience, text, and social context. Ideal for students who wish to further develop skills essential in both academic, professional, and civic settings.


Prerequisite: WR 100 .

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