SPCOM 100: Public Speaking
Semester Outline

Spring, 2010            Wednesday evening 6:00 - 9:00p.m.

Date Class Topic/Assignment Due Weekly Reading
1/13 CLASS ORIENTATION
Introduction to Public Speaking

Biography posted to the discussion board
TEST 1 DUE

Meet in Founders Hall,  Rm. 2686:00 p.m.
In Blackboard, read & complete Learning

Modules labeled:

    Welcome - Start Here

    Learning Module 1

1/17-1/23 Building Your First Speech
TEST 2 DUE

In Blackboard, read and complete Learning Module 2

Take this survey:
Communication Apprehension Survey (click this link)

1/27

SYMBOLIC SPEECHES DUE
Choose a coaching partner by 1/30
Listening
TEST 3 DUE

Meet in Founders Hall,  Rm. 2686:00 p.m.
In Blackboard, read and complete Learning Module 3
1/28 Speech Night is at MJC's East Campus Auditorium from 4-6 pm or 7-9pm
1/31-2/6

Informative Speaking
TEST 4 DUE

SPEECH NIGHT CRITIQUE DUE by 2/6

In Blackboard, read and complete Learning Module 4
2/7-13

Researching Your Speech
TEST 5 DUE

In Blackboard, read and complete Learning Module 5

Research Supplement

2/14-20

Supporting Your Ideas
TEST 6 DUE

In Blackboard, read and complete Learning Module 6

MJC Library link

Cornell University's website

 

2/21-27 Organizing Your Ideas
TEST 7 DUE

In Blackboard, read and complete Learning Module 7

Informative Speech Outline Worksheet

Informative Outline Example

Coaching Worksheet

Pretest

2/28-3/6 Delivering Your Informative Presentation
TEST 8 DUE

In Blackboard, read and complete Learning Module 8

3/10 INFORMATIVE SPEECHES DUE
EXTRA CREDIT
due 3 days after your speech.

Meet in Founders Hall,  Rm. 2686:00 p.m.

3/17 INFORMATIVE SPEECHES DUE
EXTRA CREDIT
due 3 days after your speech.

Meet in Founders Hall,  Rm. 2686:00 p.m.

3/21-27 Persuasion
TEST 9 DUE
In Blackboard, read and complete Learning Module 9
3/28-4/3 Persuasion
TEST 10 Due
In Blackboard, read and complete Learning Module 10
4/4-10 Persuasion In Blackboard, read and complete Learning Module 11
4/14 PERSUASIVE SPEECHES DUE Meet in Founders Hall, Rm. 2686:00 p.m.
4/21 PERSUASIVE SPEECHES DUE Meet in Founders Hall, Rm. 2686:00 p.m.
4/28

IMPROMPTU SPEECHES DUE