General Description: Public Speaking incorporates interpersonal communication skills, audience awareness, research and speech writing techniques.

Content:

  • Interpersonal communication;
  • Propaganda;
  • Informative Speeches;
  • Persuasive Speeches;
  • Impromptu; Facilitation;
  • Audience and Cultural Awareness;
  • Rhetoric;
  • Induction;
  • Deduction;
  • Poetry Analysis

Strategies:

Students learn through a combination of:

  • Speaking in front of their peers,
  • providing feedback,
  • speech writing,
  • researching and presenting an effective argument for the topic at hand.
  • Use of Power Point and other visual aids.