CA 103 Public Speaking
F2AA 2006 LC
Dockery, Vint J.
Sr. Instructor/Adjunct Faculty
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23 Oct - 17 Dec 06
4:45 - 10:10 PM
Textbook:Lucas, "Art of Public Speaking" 9th Edition, 07.
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My philosophy is interactive based on lectures, reading, open dialogues, examinations, Videos/DVD, guess speakers, and handouts
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
The core assessment for CA103-Public Speaking will be a Final Speech. This speech be a type of speech (persuasive or informative, forexample) already given by the student during the semester. For example, if a student has given informative, persuasive, and demonstration speeches during the semester, he must select one of those types of speeches to give for the final. The rationale is that a student increases his mastery of a type of speaking by giving that type of speech twice. The length of the speech will be determined by the instructor, and the topic by the instructor and/or the student.
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
Students must read all material prior to the next schedule class. Each student will be required to present in front of the class 4speeches. The speeches are Impromptu 2 minutes, Informing 5 - 6 minutes and Persuading 7 – 9 minutes. Final speech 5 - 6 minutes. Each speech will be timed and 5 points will be deducted for going over or under your time. Each student will build a complete outline for each speech and each outline must be done in the same manor as the HANDOUT given. It will be graded along with the speech on the same day. Students will sign up for speech dates of their choosing and no students will be allowed to give two speeches on the same night of class. If a student later decides to change his or her speech date, 3 points will be deducted. Students will received One Take Home Exam. Failure to give a speech will result in a “20” point deduction.
90 – 100 = A Class Participation = 5 80 – 89 = B Speeches/Outline 3 = 50 70 – 79 = C Exam = 25 60– 69 = D Final Speech = 20 59 - 0 = F
Late Submission of Course Materials:
Late exam will receive minus 10 points
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
NO FOOD ALLOWED IN THE CLASSROOM. You can drink WATER ONLY. Turn off your cell phones. Students are required to exercise courteous behavior between other students and the instructor
27 Oct 06 Chapters: 1,2,3, Outline Video 3 Nov 06 Video Outline Chapters: 4,5,6 10 Nov 06 Chapters: 7,8,9 10 Steps 17 Nov 06 Chapters: 10,11,12 Video Speech 24 Nov 06 (No Class Make-up 9 Dec 06)Chapters: 13,14,15 Speech 1 Dec 06 Chapters: 16,17,18 Speech Take Home Exam Issued 8 Dec 06 Speech Exam Due Speech 15 Dec 06 Final Speech
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Last Updated:9/16/2006 7:34:28 PM