COM 211 Effective Public Speaking

Customized Course Schedule - Fall 2009

Instructor: David.Bodary@Sinclair.edu  Phone: 512-2572 Office: 2222-B  

Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 10:00 - 11 :00;

Tuesday & Thursday online 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and by appointment

Date Have material ready before class Assignments - Due in class Points Totals





Sep 09 Read chapter 1: Why speak in public? Policies and concepts -  

Sep 11

Read chapters 2: Your first speech

Read chapter 18 pages 414-416

This I believe introductory speech

Not graded
 
Sep 14 Read chapters 4 & 5 Topic ideas
-
 
Sep 16 Read chapter15: Invitational speaking Create topic, purpose, plan

Sep 18

Read chapter. 9: Organizing and Outlining Outline development
-
 
Sep 21 Read chapter 10: Intro & conclusions Introduction & conclusion outlined
Sep 23 Inclass workday Outlines for review
15
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Sep 25

Exam 1

Covers chapters 1,2,4,5,10, 11,

70

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Sep 28 Invitational Spch-Group 1 Invitational Speech
100
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Sep 30 Invitational Spch Group 2 Outlines required on speech day
25
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Oct 02 Invitational Spch Group 3 complete peer feedback forms    
Oct 05 Read ch. 14: Informative Speaking Develop topic for informative speech w/VA
Oct 07 Read ch. 13: Visual aids Create basic PPT slides in class    
Oct 09 Read chapters 6 & 7: Supporting ideas Self-assessment #1 due
sample on my.sinclair.edu
10
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Oct 12 Read chapter 12 : Delivering your speech Delivery activity
-
Oct 14 Read chapter 9: Organizing your speech Outline & PPT work
-
 
Oct 16 Review for Exam 2 Continue to outline speech
-
 
Oct 19 Read chapter 3: Listening Read chapter    
Oct 21 Review speech outlines Outlines for review
17
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Oct 23 Exam 2 Covers chapters 6,7,9,13,14, &15
70
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Oct 26 Info. w/ VA Speech Group 2 Informative w/ VA Speech
150
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Oct 28 Info. w/ VA Speech Group 3 Outlines required on speech day
50
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Oct 30 Info. w/ VA Speech Group 1 complete peer feedback forms    
Nov 02 Read chapter 16: Persuasive speaking Develop persuasive topic speech ideas    
Nov 04 Read chapter 8: Reasoning: In class activity
-
 
Nov 06 Read chapter 17: Persuasion and reasoning

Self-assessment #2 due
sample on my.sinclair.edu

10
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Nov 09 Read chapter 11: Language Outlines for review
18
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Nov 11 Veteran's Day Campus closed - No classes    
Nov 13 NCA Conference Work on Speeches; Prepare for Exam 3    
Nov 16 Persuasive speeches Group 3 Persuasive speech
200
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Nov 18 Persuasive speeches Group 1 Outline
75
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Nov 20 Persuasive speeches Group 2 Credit for Chapter Self-tests
70
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Nov 23

Course evaluation & Exam 3

Exam 3 - Covers Chapters 3, 8, 11, 16 & 17
70
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Nov 25 Review final outcomes; turn in Self-critique Self-assessment #3
10
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Attendance
40
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  Total Points Possible
1000

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Developed by David Bodary, Sinclair Community College, Dayton, OH
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Last Updated: September 8, 2009