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2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

WR 305 - Interdisciplinary Argumentative Writing

Students read and construct the types of argumentative documents associated with their various disciplines. Using logical propositions and formal and informal logic, students develop complex arguments. The Classical and Toulmin approaches to argumentation are emphasized. Students learn to formulate arguments of fact, definition, cause, proposition, and value. Special emphasis is placed on ethics and values-based arguments.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: WR 102)

Credits: 3