Special TOpics spring 2018:
Rhetorics of Style
Prerequisites: CCII (College Composition II)
This course introduces students to the theory and practice of writing with stylistic devices and strategies. Through studying, analyzing, experimenting, and writing with a range of stylistic devices, students will develop a practical understanding of how to put
figural language to use for persuasive, expository, and aesthetic ends, as well as develop an appreciation for the ethical implications of stylistic choices. The course fulfills the Elements of Language requirement for the Writing Arts major.