Argumentation and Communication

Photograph of pen and computer keyboard.

This course encourages students to explore different methods and modes of writing and communicating to find what works best for them. (Photo by smurflord on Flickr.)

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

11.225

As Taught In

Fall 2006

Level

Graduate

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Course Features

Course Description

This Communication and Argumentation seminar is an intensive writing workshop that focuses on argumentation and communication. Students learn to write and present their ideas in cogent, persuasive arguments and other analytical frameworks. Reading and writing assignments and other exercises stress the connections between clear thinking, critical reading, and effective writing.

Abbanat, Cherie Miot. 11.225 Argumentation and Communication, Fall 2006. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/urban-studies-and-planning/11-225-argumentation-and-communication-fall-2006 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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