Course Schedule - Summer Semester 2021

     

COMM 239 901 (CRN: 30993)

RHETORIC AND POPULAR WRITING

Long Title: A QUESTION OF STYLE, RHETORIC AND POPULAR WRITING
Department: Program Writing Communication
Instructor: Cummins-Munoz, Elizabeth A.
Meeting: 10:30AM - 12:00PM MTWR FULLY ONLINE (14-JUN-2021 - 30-JUL-2021) 
Session: Summer Block E1 (7 Wk)
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
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: 7
Enrollment data as of: 24-SEP-2021 6:54AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: This course examines the rhetoric of popular writing in outlets such as National Geographic and Sports Illustrated. Through critical reading and writing workshops, students will acquire a nuanced understanding of available stylistic choices as they build the skills they need to develop their own voice with clarity, confidence, and style.