The course is designed to provide students with an understanding of rhetoric in the context of social influence. In addition to identifying key concepts of rhetorical analysis, the course includes evaluation of communicative strategies and tactics of social justice movements. The course also examines the ways in which technological developments the channels of communication have altered rhetorical messages, as well as their effectiveness in influencing public opinion and achieving institutional change.

Lecture Hours: 3.00 Lab Hours: 0Total Hours: 3.00