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Jan 19, 2020
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ENG 220 - Intro to Literacy Studies
Introduction to Literacy Studies in Composition
Prerequisites: ENG 100 or 100P

Within the field of Rhetoric and Composition, critical literacy studies is a significant subfield, one that investigates the reading and writing practices of students in schools as well as people outside of school settings. This course considers "vernacular literacies," that is, the literacies that prople use in religious, community, workplace, and other situations. The course concentrates on the policies of literacy use and how certain literacies are privileges while others are denigrated.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

English Department

Course Attributes:
English Language Studies

May not be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Non Credit

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