English
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

ENGH 488: Topics in Writing and Rhetoric

ENGH 488-002: Writing, Rhetoric & Video Games
(Fall 2017)

04:30 PM to 07:10 PM W

Robinson B106

Section Information for Fall 2017

Satisfies the English BA requirement for the concentration in nonfiction writing and editing.

Topic Varies

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Advanced studies in rhetoric and writing. Introduces key rhetorical terminology and examines how texts construct meaning and how those meanings are determined within social contexts. Topics may include the relationship between rhetorics and poetics, rhetoric and new media, histories of rhetoric, global rhetorics, argument theory, discourse analysis, theories of technical communication, or advanced theories of composition and pedagogy. Notes: May be repeated when topic is different with permission of department. May be repeated within the degree for a maximum 6 credits.
Recommended Prerequisite: Satisfaction of University requirements in 100-level English and in Mason Core literature.
Schedule Type: Lecture

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