Jun 21, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

COM 1020 - Public Communication

Credits: 4
This course focuses on the concepts and practices associated with effective public communication. A central aspect of this course entails the mastering of public speaking through the process of researching, preparing, and delivering presentations in a variety of formats (e.g., informative, persuasive, and impromptu). The classroom serves as a laboratory to develop the skills needed for effective public communication. In addition, students will also analyze public speaking events as a means of developing a critical understanding of the public communication process.