Student ID:__________________________ Student Name:_______________________ Adviser Name:_______________________ Catalog: 2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog Degree: Rhetoric and Composition Studies, Minor Minimum Credits Required:__________________

Rhetoric and Composition Studies, Minor

In the Minor in Rhetoric and Composition Studies, students explore why and how people create texts. The required courses provide students with a foundational understanding of the field of rhetorical studies. Electives enable students to study a variety of methodological approaches to the study of language and writing and to gain expertise in rhetorical analysis and the production of complex texts. The minor requires a total of 21 credits, 15 of which must be upper-division.

core requirements (6 credits)

Course NameCredits:Term TakenGradeGen Ed
ENG 270 - Foundations of Rhetorical Studies 3 credits
ENG 446 - Topics in Rhetoric 3 credits

electives

five of the following (15 credits)

12 credits must be upper-division

Course NameCredits:Term TakenGradeGen Ed
ENG 205 - Research-Based Writing 3 credits
ENG 206 - Critical Literacies and Community Writing 3 credits
ENG 208 - Written Inquiry: Composing Self 3 credits
ENG 271 - Introduction to Linguistics 3 credits
ENG 302 - Writing About Diverse Cultures 3 credits
ENG 305 - Business Writing 3 credits
ENG 371 - Discourse Analysis 3 credits
ENG 372 - Language and Ideology 3 credits
ENG 373 - Rhetorical Criticism 3 credits
ENG 374 - Environmental Rhetoric 3 credits
ENG 375 - Composing New Media 3 credits
ENG 376 - Academic Narratives 3 credits
ENG 471 - The Rhetoric of Fiction 3 credits
ENG 472 - Film, Gender, Sexuality 3 credits
ENG 481 - Theory and Practice of Writing, Tutoring, and Conferencing 3 credits

total credits 21

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