Rhetoric and Composition (RHET)

RHET Class Schedule

Courses

RHET 100   Rhetoric Tutorial   credit: 1 Hour.

Tutoring in writing skills to be scheduled by individual tutors. Open only to students placed in and registered for RHET 101 or RHET 102. Approved for S/U grading only. May be repeated to a maximum of 2 hours. Prerequisite: Concurrent registration in RHET 101 or RHET 102.

RHET 101   Principles of Writing   credit: 3 Hours.

Instruction in structuring academic, argumentative essays, including how to develop thesis statements and use evidence across different types of writing. This course is the first semester of a two-semester sequence (RHET 101 - RHET 102) that fulfills the campus Composition I general education requirement. Credit is not given for both RHET 101 and RHET 105. Prerequisite: Concurrent registration in RHET 100; placement in RHET 101.
This course satisfies the General Education Criteria for:
UIUC: Freshman Composition I

RHET 102   Principles of Research   credit: 3 Hours.

Continued instruction in structuring academic, argumentative essays; concentrating on the use of primary and secondary sources as evidence in research-based arguments. Second semester of a two-semester sequence (RHET 101/100 - RHET 102/100) that fulfills the campus Composition I general education requirement. Credit is not given for both RHET 102 and RHET 105. Prerequisite: RHET 101; concurrent registration in RHET 100.
This course satisfies the General Education Criteria for:
UIUC: Freshman Composition I

RHET 105   Writing and Research   credit: 4 Hours.

Introduction in research-based writing and the construction of academic, argumentative essays that use primary and secondary sources as evidence. This course fulfills the Campus Composition I general education requirement. Credit is not given for both RHET 105 and any of these other Comp I courses: RHET 101, RHET 102, CMN 111 or CMN 112.
This course satisfies the General Education Criteria for:
UIUC: Freshman Composition I

RHET 233   Adv Rhetoric & Composition   credit: 3 Hours.

Instruction in developing research-based arguments of moderate complexity within a special topics format. Introduction to the use of multimodal or other non-print resources as evidence in written arguments. Prerequisite: Completion of campus Composition I general education requirement.
This course satisfies the General Education Criteria for:
UIUC: Advanced Composition