Teaching Materials

Sample Course Materials

ENG 103:
Rhetoric and Writing

Introduces and develops understanding of principles of rhetoric; basic research methods; elements, strategies, and conventions of persuasion used in constructing written and multi-modal texts.

*course themes have included comedy and satirical writing and political rhetoric

ENG 104:
Composing Research

Applies the fundamentals of rhetoric to the research process: methods of research; the rhetorical nature of research; elements, strategies, and conventions common to research writing, including multi-modal presentations of new knowledge.

ENG 230:
Reading and Writing about Literature

Intensive study and practice of methods of inquiry, rhetorical and documentation conventions, and terminology associated with critical writing about literature. Develops skills for successful study, discussion, and writing about literature.