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GSOM 8850 Public Speaking (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to basic concepts, theories and principles of oral communications through the mode of public/in class speech performances. You will gain practical experience in exploring, discovering and arranging ideas, using evidence and research to support claims, preparing organized outlines and composing speeches while broadening your view of theoretical considerations in communications. This is an oral presentation class. Each student will present varied styles of public speaking to his/her peers. Our class will also include lectures, discussions, video analysis and oral exercises to alleviate speech anxiety.

Instructor(s): Stacy Schwartz

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17