Argumentation and Debate

Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Prefix: 
COM
Course Number: 
250
Credits: 
3 sem. hrs.
Semesters Offered: 
Spring of Odd-Even Years

Examination of process and strategy in presenting effective and rational arguments through oral communication. Special emphasis is given to methods of collecting, analyzing and using evidence, the means of persuasion through logic, and the delivery skills needed in argumentation and refutation. Recommended for pre-law and business majors.