English with an Emphasis in Rhetoric and Technical Communication (MA)

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Rhetoric and Technical Communication Emphasis Coordinator 
Molly Johnson 
509.359.6037

Program Core
ENGL 511COMPOSITION PEDAGOGIES: THEORIES AND PRACTICES5
ENGL 520SEMINAR IN RESEARCH METHODS AND DESIGN5
ENGL 564PEDAGOGICAL GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION5
ENGL 568TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION AND ESP: PRACTICE, THEORY AND PEDAGOGY5
ENGL 573HISTORY OF RHETORIC5
or ENGL 575 CONTEMPORARY RHETORICAL THEORIES
ENGL 695DINTERNSHIP: PROFESSIONAL WRITING1-10
Rhetoric and Technical Communication
ENGL 503INFORMATION DESIGN5
ENGL 504INSTRUCTIONS AND PROCEDURES5
ENGL 507PROPOSAL WRITING5
ENGL 509EDITING IN TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION5
ENGL 573HISTORY OF RHETORIC (must differ from the rhetoric course taken to complete core requirements)5
or ENGL 575 CONTEMPORARY RHETORICAL THEORIES
ENGL 600THESIS5
or ENGL 601 PROFESSIONAL ESSAY
Total Credits60

Student Learning Outcomes—students will

  • employ research methods, conduct original research, determine the value of a wide variety of sources (including computer databases and computer mediated texts);
  • write and edit major papers in English;
  • engage in reflective practice in conjunction with academic writing and / or teaching.