A human performance course designed to improve oral communication skills in public speaking, group process, and interpersonal situations. Communication theory will be presented and practice will be provided with audience/situation analysis, organizational strategies, critical listening and thinking, and use of ethical principles and evidence in the preparation and delivery of informative and persuasive speeches, participation in decision-making groups, and analysis of interpersonal relationships. The incorporation of research from credible sources into all communication contexts, with a specific emphasis on public communication, will be emphasized.
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|The following courses must be taken prior to this course|
|Students must have successfully completed or tested out of ENG 010A - Basic Writing,ENG 011 - Basic Writing II, or ESL 011 - Basic Writing II.|
|Students must have successfully completed or tested out of REA 011 - Fundamentals of College Reading or REA 017 - Vocabulary & Reading Comprehension Development II|
|Successful completion of ESL 009 is required for students who place into ESL courses|