English 312

Persuasive Writing—ENGL 312


English 312 is a course in persuasive writing based on practical reasoning or informal logic. Writing is persuasive when it attempts to advance a claim with a given audience for reasons acceptable to the audience. The course falls within the discipline of dialectical/rhetorical argument. The course trains students to analyze, evaluate and generate arguments.


English 150 or its equivalent.

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