2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    
    Dec 02, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue
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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 .
Sessions Typically Offered: Fall/Spring/Summer
Years Typically Offered: Annually



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