Communication Methods, Lecture Outline
Oct 12 & 14, 2010.
Tuesdays 1:00-2:15pm, code 90238, Room: 427 Waterman Attendance
speech, 15 seconds or less, First Name, Last Name, tell us your favorite food.
Lecture B Thursdays
1:00-2:15pm, code 93410, Room: 427
away all electronic devices
(lap tops, cell phones, Blackberrys, I-Pods, etc.), take out pen and
paper to take notes.
Tips from TAs:
- Work on Powerful Endings
must knows should be specific things the audience should remember, not
"categorical topics" you covered. To say "Today I talked about pie
ingredients, how to bake, and how to serve" is NOT a restate of must
knows. To say "remember use only Granny Smith apples, bake in a
pre-heated oven at 350 degrees F, and serve with brown sugar on top" IS
- Work on creative hooks.
- Remember to repeat any questions asked of you at the end.
- Make sure your have a clear PREVIEW and during your presentation transition clearly between the sections of your preview.
- Remember to dress appropriately (no jeans that are faded or with holes).
your Group Critical Analysis Presentations.
- Bring your
Flash Memory stick (2+
Gigs, with 500 MB free) and bring to lab if you are presenting your
- Check Syllabus
speaking schedule for when you are reading/presenting and your lab role.
Speech Critique assignment due next week (Oct 18-22) in lab! UVM
Formal (lecture) Introduction. These continue next
week. Names will be called at random. If you are
Questions about the Group Critical
Analysis ? Syllabus
Persuasive Presentation Handout & Example: Wash your Hands!