COMM 5000 Rhetoric: Written, Visual, and Oral Communication

The course covers contemporary rhetorical theory and its development from classical rhetoric. The course emphasizes the impact of rhetorical theory on composition. Students will apply rhetorical theory in oral, written and visual compositions. Critical analysis of discourses, to include the realms of politics, institutions, law, medicine, religion, education, science, and the media, will be studied.


3 credits

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Admission to the program or permission of the Graduate Program Coordinator