COMM 0002. Argumentation and Rhetorical Criticism

Units: 3
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A
Hours: 54 lecture
An exploration of argumentation and the influence of rhetoric on thought in theory and cultural practice. Includes critical evaluation of claims, how to conduct expertise-based research, share evidence, engage in reasoning and critical thinking, and recognize popular forms of communication fallacies. (C-ID COMM 120) (CSU, UC)