To develop effective communication skills for various audiences.
In striving to achieve this objective, the course uses
Strive to view all comments not as personal attacks but instead as serious, constructive suggestions for improvement.
|Can define topic for particular audience||Find a limited subject.|
Develop a point of view.
|Can find useful references/illustrations||In library and on web.|
|Can write sentence outline||Each sentence is a topic sentence.|
This approach can greatly speed up writing process.
|TS is point of paragraph.||Each TS is point of one viewgraph.|
|Can write paragraph to develop TS's point.||Can organize viewgraph to explain viewgraph's point.|
|Can use criticism to improve the draft.||By practicing the talk can learn to improve it.|
|Can effectively critique others: improving flaws with constructive ideas.||Can see how criticism of others|
could be applied to own talk.