AP/EN3391 3.0 M: Powers of Persuasion: Argument and Prose
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
Examines how and why writing can be so persuasive that it can change history by altering what people believe to be true. With famous examples of persuasive writing of diverse styles and genres and instruction in critical stylistics and speech communication theory, students learn specific rhetorical techniques for effective persuasion. Course credit exclusions: AP/EN 3390 6.00.
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No examinations or tests collectively worth more than 20% of the final grade in a course will be given during the final 14 calendar days of classes in a term. The exceptions to the rule are classes which regularly meet Friday evenings or on Saturday and/or Sunday at any time, and courses offered in the compressed summer terms.
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