Additional Elective Courses in Writing and Rhetoric

The Program in Writing and Rhetoric offers several courses every quarter that invite students to build on the skills they developed in PWR 1 and PWR 2, further developing their strategies of writing, rhetoric, and oral communication in a range of genres and modes. Many of these elective writing and communication courses are part of the Oral Communications Program (OralComm), the Stanford Storytelling Project (SSP), the Social and Racial Justice track (SRJ), and the Science Communication track (SC). All SC courses fulfill requirements for earning a Notation in Science Communication (NSC).

Below are the offerings for the 2017-2018 academic year. Course descriptions for this year's courses will be updated by September 1, 2017. 

Questions about these courses? Write us at pwrcourses@stanford.edu.

Autumn 2017

Winter 2018

Spring 2018

Previous elective PWR courses not scheduled to be taught in 2017-18

PWR Additional Electives