Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2020

     

FWIS 131 901 (CRN: 14712)

THE WAR ON DRUGS

Long Title: THE WAR ON DRUGS
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Suarez-Potts, William
Meeting: 9:40AM - 11:00AM TR FULLY ONLINE (24-AUG-2020 - 4-DEC-2020) 
Session: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Online
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: 15
Enrollment data as of: 12-AUG-2022 7:59AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
11-DEC-2020  
9:00AM - 12:00PM F TBA TBA
 
Description: This course examines the rhetoric and implications of the “War on Drugs” in the U.S. and Latin America. Students analyze from different perspectives key texts that are related to policies enacted in the last fifty years to suppress illicit drug use and that have affected civil liberties and national security.
 
Course URL: http://pwc.rice.edu/