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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

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Courses

ILRLR 2300 Argumentation and Debate

Course description

(summer only) This course is only offered in the Summer Session.

Students learn the principles of argumentation and debate. Topics emphasize Internet database research, synthesis of collected data, policy analysis of evidentiary quality, refutation of counter claims, identification of logical fallacies, risk evaluation, framing of issues, and coherent storytelling. Prepares students to work with a great range of opinion and evidence. Emphasizes different viewpoints, including those of different cultures. Assumptions are interrogated.

Classes

ILRLR 2300 001-LEC On-campus Extra-session

Number:1464
Class dates:June 26-July 14, 2017
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:M-F 12:30 PM - 3:15 PM Ives Hall 219
Credit:3
Grade:Graded (no audit)
Instructor:Nelson, S. (smn33)
Max. enroll:50
To enroll:Enrollment for this class is closed.

ILRLR 2300 002-LEC On-campus Extra-session

Number:1465
Class dates:July 17-August 4, 2017
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:M-F 12:30 PM - 3:15 PM Ives Hall 219
Credit:3
Grade:Graded (no audit)
Instructor:Sharkey, R. (rs2356)
Max. enroll:50
To enroll:Enrollment for this class is closed.

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