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Course Descriptions

CORE 42 Logo Core 42 approved

SPK101: CORE 42 Logo  Public Speaking 3-0-3
This course studies the role of speaking in communication in both formal and informal situations. The course includes a study of the communication process, the role of the listener, methods of speech organization, informative and persuasive techniques, and effective delivery.

SPK210: Oral Interpretation 3-0-3
This course deals with the study of prose, poetry and dramatic literature through oral interpretation. Interpretation involves active participation in the literary form that cannot be achieved in traditional methods of study. Additionally, the course develops the student’s self-confidence, physical and vocal awareness.