Say What  An Introduction to Speech Communications - Amanda Gustafson

Say What An Introduction to Speech Communications

By Amanda Gustafson

  • Release Date: 2015-06-10
  • Genre: Textbooks
5 Score: 5 (From 30 Ratings)

Available here:

Link #1 Link #2


This textbook is an introductory course in Speech Communications with an emphasis in competitive speaking events. This course will explore the history of forensics and study the qualities of a master orator through the use of videos, worksheets, and interactive widgets. Special attention is placed on the importance of verbal and non-verbal communication in rhetoric and oratory. Finally, students will incorporate all learned speaking qualities into three categories of competition: Interpretive Events, Original Events, and Impromptu. Through a basic study of forensics and forensic competition, students will be able to effectively expand their communication skills, overcome anxiety, and gain insight into the dedicated and scientific field of Speech.