WRIT 2 — Rhetoric and Bullshit

Creator: Anthony Breakspear

The course explores the intersections of investigation, interpretation, and persuasion and honest strategies for writing and research. Students develop specific, practical ways of improving their writing through sustained critical thinking about diverse issues from multiple points of view. This course is not intended for high school students or visitors from other colleges.

General education code(s): C2

Prerequisites: College 1 and satisfaction of the Entry Level Writing; or College 80A, 80D, or 80F and satisfaction of the C1 requirement. Enrollment is restricted to frosh, sophomore and junior students. Enrollment limited to 25.

Type of course and Credit: Online, 5 units

Course first offered: Summer 2019