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SPE102 - Voice and Articulation
Catalog Description: Enables public speakers to improve voice, articulation, and stage presence. Covers both the process used in creating voice and the application of process to the use and control of pitch, loudness, quality and rate. Includes aspects of nonverbal communication and use of the International Phonetic Alphabet to explore dialects.
SPE103 - Introduction to Oral Interpretation
Catalog Description: Develops critical reading skills through public performances of literary works. Primary instructional strategies include lectures on theory and demonstrations by the instructor, practice and performance by the student with group evaluation.
SPE108 - Public Speaking
Catalog Description: Develops listening and organizational skills and the ability to present messages effectively in public speaking situations. Primary instructional strategies are theory-model-practice and evaluation.
SPE109 - Interpersonal Communication
Catalog Description: Introduces communication theories affecting interpersonal and small group situations. Students participate in a limited number of group and role-playing activities in order to demonstrate the theoretical aspects of the process of interpersonal communication.