COMM 110  - Public Speaking at Cañada College for Fall 2017 (CRN :  83333)


(Previously Speech Communication)

COMM 110 PUBLIC SPEAKING (C-ID COMM 110)

Units (Letter grade) 3; Class Hours: 48-54 lecture hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100. Prerequisite(s): None.

Description: Provides a practical and theoretical introduction to the fundamental principles of public speaking through an audience-centered approach, and a forum for practicing public speaking skills. Students discover, develop, and criticize ideas in public discourse through research, reasoning, organization, composition, presentation, and evaluation of various types of speeches, including informative and persuasive speeches. Critical thinking and listening skills are realized through speaker and audience analysis. Speeches are delivered in both impromptu (spontaneous) and extemporaneous (prepared) modes. Transfer: CSU: A1, UC. (IGETC: 1C)


This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course. http://www.smccd.edu/degateway/self_assessment.php

Prior to the start date of the online course, the instructor should email students using their my.smccd.edu school email account. All official school communications are directed to your my.smccd.edu email account. To learn how to forward your my.smccd.edu email to your primary email account, go to Redirecting Email tutorial page. If you have not received an email from your instructor by the start date of the course, you can contact the instructor at their email address: kavenj@smccd.edu.

Cañada College MAP                          Department: Communication Studies                          Number of Units: 3       

Textbook: View textbook in Bookstore

IGETC: 1C-Oral Comm - Canada

CSU:   A1-Oral Comm - Canada



Waitlist: 2 students




Section Information as of Monday, October 23rd 2017 - 05:12:11 pm

Instructor Email: kavenj@smccd.edu.

Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
Kaven,J 08/16-12/15 TBA ONLN OLH Online




Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop with a refund: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop without a "W": 04-SEP-2017
Last day to drop with a "W": 15-NOV-2017



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