CO402 – Advanced Writing Online

Credit Hours:
3

Course Level:
Undergraduate

Semesters Offered:
Fall Spring

Prerequisite: CO 302 or JT 372 or SP 346.

Description: Advanced study of rhetorical contexts shaping online texts. Builds on fluency in coding and familiarity with online document design. CO402 focuses on writing documents intended to be read online. It builds on CO302 Writing Online by extending and deepening its discussion of the rhetorical contexts shaping texts written and read in electronic formats (e.g., hypertexts, sites on the World Wide Web, Internet discussion groups and forums, and electronic mail). The course assumes fluency in Web coding and a working familiarity with issues related to the design of online documents. To read more about this course, see the Composition Program’s CO402 page.