1060Spring 2021
3 Credits

Public Speaking

This course will teach you how to become a better public speaker, enhance presentation skills, reduce anxiety, and speak clearly and concisely.
Course Introduction

Public Speaking

This course is accredited through the school of record, UIBE.
3 Credits

Course Description

This course is an introduction to the theory, composition, delivery, and criticism of speeches. Attention is devoted to the four key elements of the speech situation: message, speaker, audience, and occasion. The emphasis in the course is also given to different modes of speaking and a variety of speech types, such as persuasive, ceremonial, and expository addresses. This is a performance course. 

Courses Outcomes

You will learn:

  • To speak clearly and concisely while maintaining tone and speed
  • Presentation skills
  • How to manage anxiety and effectively emphasize information through verbal communication

…and more