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COMM 110 –  Public Speaking (CRN: 97451) at  Cañada College for Fall 2022

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COMM 110 Public Speaking

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 & listening skills are realized through speaker and audience analysis. Speeches are delivered in both impromptu (spontaneous) and extemporaneous (prepared) modes.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area A1
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area A1), UC (IGETC Area 1C)
C-ID: COMM 110

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Number of Units: 3

(Previously Speech Communication)

HAA - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 08/23-12/06
Meeting Time: 11:10am-12:25pm
Days: T
Building: 05 Room: 0223
Instructor: Eileen Pippins
HAA - Online
Meeting Date: 08/23-12/06
Meeting Time:
Building:  Virtual Room:  Remote
Instructor: Eileen Pippins
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class August 30, 2022
Last day to drop with a section refund August 30, 2022
Last day to drop without appearing on transcript September 5, 2022
Last day to withdraw with a W November 15, 2022
Last day to change to Pass/No Pass Grading Option
(If applicable to the course)
December 6, 2022
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