CSCM1030-A Public Speaking and Persuasion (Fall 2019)

Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/26/2019 - 12/13/2019)
Days: M W F
Time: 08:00 - 08:50 am
Location: Moon Campus
Room: Patrick Henry 304
Seats Available: 10 Seats
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course underscores the integrated nature of the communications skills program and the importance of communications skills for a successful life and career. While refining research and writing skills, students develop computer-assisted presentational materials to enhance the delivery of speeches. Among the communications topics explored are personal and professional relationships, ethical and legal issues, the impact of changing technology, audience analysis, and diversity in the workplace. This course emphasizes the development of a professional style of oral delivery and the production and use of relevant supporting materials.

Prerequisite: CSEN1020 (COSK1221) or CSHR1020 (COSK1225)

About the Instructor(s)

Beth A. Hudson, M.A.
Part-Time Faculty
English and the Humanities

hudsonb@rmu.edu
Wheatley Center 142
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