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Speech Communication & Rhetoric


  • Speech at the University of South Carolina

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The USC program in Speech Communication & Rhetoric is dedicated to the rigorous and interdisciplinary study of the classical and contemporary rhetorical traditions. Students in the program have the opportunity to draw from a variety of fields and perspectives in order to critically investigate the invention, performance, interpretation, and ethics of spoken and written discourse. With an award-winning faculty committed to humanistic and critical inquiry and teaching, the program features both an undergraduate minor and M.A. program.