2018-2019 Academic Bulletin 
    
    Jun 15, 2024  
2018-2019 Academic Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

COMRT 145 - Foundations of Rhetoric and Public Communication


Credits: 4
An introduction to the theory and history of public persuasion as an art central to civic life in a democratic society. Working with both ancient and contemporary texts, students explore the beginnings of communication as a field of study and the power of acts of communication to influence others, enable inquiry, shape identity, form community, and promote collective interests.

Distribution Requirements: CL, HE.