The PhD track in rhetoric and composition prepares students for research and teaching careers. Specialty areas of study in the program include composition pedagogy, theory, and history, rhetorical theory classical, contemporary, and cultural rhetorics , new media studies, research methods, public writing, and writing program administration.
Our aim is to prepare professionals to work in academic environments that encompass diverse understandings and applications of English Studies. See the links to the right for faculty profiles and more information on qualifying exams and dissertations. The Purdue graduate program is structured to support our students.
Rhetoric and Composition MA & PhD
As a new class enters our students participate in: a weeklong orientation to graduate work and teaching and a party to welcome them to Rhetoric and Composition at Purdue. While in coursework, students are mentored together for their teaching, advised in a way that fits their goals including a yearly review , and cooperative in their preparation for exams.
- Lycanthrope Hunter: Taming the Alpha.
- Politeness strategies in Hungary and England with special focus on greetings and leave-taking terms.
- Rhetoric and Composition Focus?
- Ph.D. in Rhetoric & Composition;
- Glossary of Grammatical and Rhetorical Terms.
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As our students prepare for their dissertations, they are mentored in the process and advised to start dissertation groups. When our students are ready to seek a job, we support them through a year-long job group. Creative Writing Concentration.
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Definition and Examples of Composition-Rhetoric
Master of Arts in English. As a student in our program, you will: Investigate the influences of digital and multimedia writing alongside rhetorical history, research, methodologies, and composition pedagogies.
- FSU Rhetoric and Composition!
- Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major (D485) Movement 3 (Full Score).
- Homeward Bound.
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- EMERITUS FACULTY?
- Shadow of the Forest.
Explore the production, interpretation, and analysis of discourse across genres, media, and historical eras. What You Will Learn As a student in our program, you will understand: the history of rhetoric and composition rhetorical strategies and analysis pedagogy digital literacies multimodality critical thinking Our Alumni Learn more about what our graduate-program alumni do.
Our Core Principles
Focus on Teaching. Writing Program Administration. Writing Centers. Diverse Rhetorics. Tuition and Fees.