ENG 103: Rhetoric and Writing (3)
Introduces and develops understanding of principles of rhetoric; basic research methods; elements, strategies, and conventions of persuasion used in constructing written and multi-modal texts. Prerequisite: appropriate placement. Not open to students who have credit in ENG 101 or 102.
Course Content and Format
The content and format of ENG 103 are designed to enable students to achieve the course goals:
As an outcome of the course content and format, which enable the accomplishment of the course goals, students in ENG 103 are required to complete:
NOTE: In order to fulfill the University's Core Curriculum requirement in Writing Program courses, students must earn a minimum grade of C to pass; a grade of C- is not considered acceptable. Writing Program courses may be repeated as many times as necessary to meet the requirement but:
(Please see Ball Point for a more complete explanation of these policies.)
Students provide anonymous evaluations of the course. Instructors are urged to evaluate and revise individual syllabuses on a regular basis. ENG 103 is subject to curriculum review by the writing committee.
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