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ENGL 692

Topics in Rhetoric and Composition (3)
This course will emphasize one of two ways for students to examine theories of speaking and writing. The first, historical in emphasis, will trace current models of the writing process to their traditional sources in Greek and Latin rhetoric. The second, contemporary in emphasis, will examine present trends in writing research, the problems of different methodologies and new developments that influence how researchers study writing. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. Counts for A or C depending on the topic.