Theories of Rhetoric and Composition

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: 42.377; Last Offered: Spring 2015;

Course Description

This course will examine the history and theories of composition and rhetoric, studying the field from its inception to more recent developments and challenges. We will also explore our own writing processes and literary practices. The course is furthermore grounded on the idea that literary practices are shaped by our culture. The course introduces practical approaches to as well as theoretical frameworks beneficial for those interested in composition studies.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: Pre-Req: 42.101 College Writing I and 42.102 College Writing II
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3;

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