This course focuses on the development of effective public speaking skills. Students completing this course will understand and be able to apply public speaking knowledge, including audience analysis, exigency analysis, research and critical analysis of content, organization of content in appropriate formats, presentational skills, and the linguistic requirements of public speaking. These skills will be demonstrated through several speech presentations including informative, persuasive, interpretive, and other styles.
Upcoming Term Schedule
- 20/HPMA: Monday, March 9th
- 20/HPMY: Monday, May 25th
How This Course Work
Courses are completely online: lectures, discussion boards, and even group projects.
You’ll be able to view course materials a full week before the class starts.
Once courses begin, assignments are due each week.
Need help or have questions? In addition to instructor access, every student receives support from an advisor.