2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

COMM 614 Contemporary Rhetoric and Public Issues

Use contemporary understandings of rhetoric to explore organized public discourse common to a democratic society. Specific rhetorical constructs will be used to examine the deliberation of issues as they relate to selected historical periods, institutions, campaigns, movements, crises, and programs. 

Prerequisite: COMM 601 or permission of the director of graduate studies or department chairperson.