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2012-2013 Catalog 
2012-2013 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SPCH 1311 - Fundamentals of Speech

3 credit hours.
Lecture/Lab/Clinical: Three hours of class each week.
Prerequisite: Eligibility to enroll in ENGL 0302  and READ 0302 .

A survey course that covers communication models, interpersonal communication, group communication, and public speaking. Students are instructed in the following areas: preparation: including oral composition, research, and outlining; vocal delivery: including language, paralanguage, articulation, and pronunciation; visual delivery: including bodily activity, nonverbal communication, and using visual aids. Students will have the opportunity to work in groups. Practice is provided in the presentation of speeches as students outline, prepare, and present a variety of speeches.