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Subject:

Communication Studies

Title:

COMM-121 Persuasion and Critical Thinking - (LR) - 3 Units

Instructor:

Padilla, S

Prerequisite: ENGL 122 or equivalent



Course

Section

Days

Time

Room

Units

Start/Stop Dates

COMM-121

2020

MW

9:30-10:50am

PAC-102

3 Units

Full Term


Catalog Course Description
COMM-121 Persuasion and Critical Thinking
3 - 3 Units LR
Credit - Degree Applicable
Variable Hours
 
Prerequisite: ENGL 122 or equivalent
An introduction to the principles of reasoning and their application to the analysis and evaluation of political and marketplace communication. Examines the structure of argument, underlying assumptions, the quality of evidence used to support claims, the use of language, the discovery of formal and informational fallacies, and the effect of print and electronic media on argumentation. This course emphasizes the integration of critical thinking principles with techniques of effective written and spoken argument. CSU, UC (credit limits may apply to UC-see counselor)

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