ENGL430 - Principles of Document Content and Design

General

Prefix
ENGL
Course Number
430
Course ID
00016785
Course Level
Undergraduate
Instruction Mode
Lecture
Department(s)
English
Description
Theoretical and cultural perspectives on the visual content and design of genres and media in Professional Communication. Instruction and practice in creating print and digital workplace documents.
Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

No Requisites

Credits

Min
3
Max
3
Repeatable
No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course
No
MN Goal Designation(s)
-
Cultural Diversity
No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome
Apply foundational definitions, principles, and theories of document design as a method of communicating content and connect that knowledge to theories of rhetoric and the technologies used to design documents.
Outcome
Identify the design qualities (pages, type, graphics, color, forms, etc.) of documents in particular genres and/or media and evaluate the rhetorical effectiveness of those qualities from a cultural perspective.
Outcome
Apply digital technologies to create rhetorically effective artifacts using appropriate genres and principles of document design.

Dependencies

No dependencies