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2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CM 110 Speech Communication

In this foundational course in fundamentals of speech, persuasion, articulation and techniques of delivering an effective speech presentation, students develop skills and understanding of what makes a good public speaker, along with practical exercises for various speech situations. The development of speaker’s strategies, research, writing skills and oral skills in speaking and presentation are emphasized. Practical exercises focus on four modes of speech communication (interpersonal, interview, informative, and persuasive speaking). Students acquire greater ease and confidence in public speaking and presentation. The course includes theory as well as practice of successful speech communication.