INI301H1: Contemporary Issues and Written Discourse: Rhetoric and the Print Media

Hours: 
36S

Examines how the language and rhetoric of print media shape social issues. Rhetorical strategies at work in the media reporting of such controversial issues as international crises and military actions are examined. The construction of the columnists persona and the role of editorials are also examined.

Prerequisite: 

Completion of 4.0 full-course equivalents.

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)