Unit II: Analyzing and Arguing about Language: Communities and Issues back Return to Course Information for Students

In Unit II, you'll learn how to take the basic ideas about language you generated in Unit I, along with the analytical skills you developed in Unit I, and apply both to a specific language issue. You'll deepen your analytical skills, learn to do library and field research, and learn specific strategies for making your point to an audience.

Rhetorical Prospectus, 5%
Arguing Essay, 30%.