Course Description: Explores the fundamentals of effective oral presentation to small and large groups. Topic selection, audience analysis, methods of organization, research, structuring evidence and support, delivery techniques, and other essential elements of speaking successfully, including the listening process, form the basis of the course.
Prerequistes: Placement Test Scores: ACT Reading 13+, COMPASS Reading 60+, ACCUPLACER Reading 70+, ACCUPLACER Next Generation Reading 250+, In place of tests scores, seniors may provide a junior year transcript with a high school GPA of 2.6 or greater. This class requires student participation online in addition to being an Interactive Distance Learning class. Learn more about Western's online learning resources at www.westerntc.edu/getready. If you are enrolling in an online or blended class for the first time, you will be required to complete a series of online training modules prior to the start of the class.
Western Technical College Speech (10-801-198) 3.0 Credits
Length: (1) Trimester
Grade Level: 10, 11, 12
Prerequisites: See Course Description
Cum Laude Points: 1.0