Catalog 2017-2018 
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Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CMST& 220 Introduction to Public Speaking

5 credits
This course sets forth the essentials of effective public speaking including: selecting your topic, library research methods, analysis, oral style, use of visual aids, preparation and delivery of various types of speeches.

Prerequisites: ABED 045  or ABED 046  or equivalent placement score.

Quarters Offered: All

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of communication - speaking/listening as a social process
  • Use communication skills in activities in the classroom
  • Apply concepts learned to outside the classroom
  • Improve their ability to evaluate and criticize speeches

Total Hours: 50 Lecture Hours: 50