Rhetorical Theory and Criticism

ENG362 (Liberal Arts) Rhetorical Theory and Criticism 3 hrs. 3 crs. Introduction to theory, criticism, and practice of rhetoric, ranging from classical practitioners of the art of persuasion to modern and post-modern theorists, including comparative rhetorics. Analysis and critique of texts, films, and other media help students understand how rhetoric influences people's perceptions of themselves and others, their relationships to local and global communities, and their interactions with the material world. Preq: ENG 262.