2021-2022 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    May 20, 2022  
2021-2022 Catalog and Student Handbook
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COM 217 - Argumentation and Debate


Credits: 3
Description
Theory and practice in oral argumentative discourse. Emphasis placed on developing reasoning skills, critical thinking, preparing and presenting oral arguments within discussions and debates.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Utilize effective argumentative skills.
  2. Conduct academic research in support of building an argument.
  3. Utilize effective reasoning.
  4. Apply argumentation skills in formal advocacy, discussions, and debates.
  5. Explore the ethics of communication.

Prerequisite: COM 101  



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