ENG200 201802 Undergraduate

Term: 
Winter 2019
Course: 
ENG 200
Applies To: 
Undergraduate
Sections: 
Title: 
Public Speaking as a Liberal Art
Instructors: 

Anna Carroll

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  • Title: Career Instructor
  • Phone: 541-346-1518
  • Office: 323 PLC
  • Office Hours: Fall term: TR 12:00-1:30 p.m.
Department Section Description: 

Public Speaking as a Liberal Art gives students a foundation in the classical principles of Rhetoric and teaches application of these arts to contemporary contexts. Students will have multiple opportunities to practice engaged public speaking and learn to craft effective arguments on self-selected topics.

Fulfills: 

Major I: Lower-Division Elective

Lower-division Elective courses allow students to choose (or “elect”) courses or faculty specific to their own developing interests, enabling them thereby to shape their own educational experience.

Major II: Lower-Division Elective

Lower-division Elective courses allow students to choose (or “elect”) courses or faculty specific to their own developing interests, enabling them thereby to shape their own educational experience.  Major II students can also use one lower-division elective to fulfill the Writing Requirement with ENG 209 The Craft of the Sentence.

WSCR Minor

The interdisciplinary minor in Writing, Public Speaking, and Critical Reasoning offers students a coherent program of courses that strengthen students' abilities to write well, to speak effectively in public, and to think critically. This minor is built on courses in English, Writing, and Philosophy and is taught by professors from English, Philosophy, and the Honors College.