ENGL308 - Introduction to Rhetorical Theories

General

Prefix
ENGL
Course Number
308
Course ID
00133311
Course Level
Undergraduate
Instruction Mode
Lecture
Department(s)
English
Description
Classical and modern rhetorical theories and concepts applied to contemporary cultural contexts and rhetorical situations. Critical approaches to analyzing historical, popular or scholarly written, visual and multi-modal texts.
Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

No Requisites

Credits

Min
4
Max
4
Repeatable
No

Goals and Diversity

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

Learning Outcomes

Outcome
Analyze shifts in rhetorical theory within historical time periods.
Outcome
Examine rhetorical figures and concepts from classical times to the present.
Outcome
Analyze and write about texts and materials examined in class.
Outcome
Analyze rhetoric's influence on decisions, actions, and identities.
Outcome
Apply classical rhetorical frameworks to contemporary artifacts and contexts.

Dependencies

No dependencies