Picture it. You’re sitting at an awards ceremony. Your name is called to accept an award. What will you say? How would you
deliver your acceptance speech? Are you terrified and anxious, or confident and cool? In this class, students will acquire
and practice effective communication skills. They will learn the vital tools to speak more confidently and competently in
front of an audience in a friendly setting. Students will also gain a solid foundation practicing oral communication through
a variety of ways. Speech composition and delivery, storytelling and improvisation speaking activities to name a few.
Whether you want to perfect and improve your current presentation skills, or the thought of public speaking makes you
weak in the knees, the Art of Public Speaking class provides the students with a pathway to successful presentation skills.
Note: This course satisfies the public speaking requirement.