Public Speaking: Informing and Persuading

Summer
Summer 2018 (First Session)
Olympia
Olympia
EveningWeekend
Evening and Weekend
Freshman-Senior
Freshman–Senior
Class Size: 25
4
Credits per quarter

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communication

This course focuses on the fundamentals of public speaking and the special challenges of informative and persuasive speech composition. It is aimed at improving confidence and skills regardless of one’s current level of experience.  Students will learn how to control speech anxiety, organize material for specific goals, and deliver dynamic presentations.  Work will be grounded in contemporary communication theory.  All students will receive individualized feedback and coaching in order to enhance their ability to speak effectively in the classroom, workplace, and public arena. The course provides communication credit for selected Master In Teaching endorsement areas.

This offering will prepare you for careers and advanced study in:

Public Service, Business, Education, Communication

4

Credits per quarter

Fields of study: 
Online learning:
  • Enhanced Online Learning - This offering requires access to web-based tools, but use of these tools does not displace any face-to-face instruction.
Freshman-Senior
Class Standing: Freshman–Senior
Class Size: 25
EveningWeekend

Scheduled for: Evening and Weekend

Advertised schedule:

Mon. July 2, 6PM-10PM; Sat. & Sun July 7 & 8, 9:30AM-5PM; 

Mon. July 9, 6PM-10pm; Sat & Sun July 14 & 15, 9:30AM-5PM

 

Located in: Olympia