Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2018

     

FWIS 196 001 (CRN: 14362)

LITERATURE AND BUSINESS

Long Title: BUSINESS IN THE AMERICAN IMAGINATION
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Pett, Scott A.
Meeting: 9:00AM - 9:50AM MWF RZR 123 (20-AUG-2018 - 30-NOV-2018) 
Session: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 16
Enrollment data as of: 12-AUG-2022 3:29PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
6-DEC-2018  
2:00PM - 5:00PM R TBA TBA
 
Description: This course examines business narratives and tropes in American fiction, non-fiction, and visual art from the 18th-century to the present. On the road to improving their written and verbal communication skills, students will consider an array of allegories, motifs, and plots about the profits and pitfalls of American commerce cultures.
 
Course URL: http://pwc.rice.edu/