CALS 183 Communication Methods, Lecture Outline
October 25, 27, 2011
Tuesdays 1:00-2:15pm, Room: 001 Kalkin
away all electronic devices
(lap tops, cell phones, Blackberrys, I-Pods, etc.), take out pen and
paper to take notes.
Lecture B Thursdays
Room: 001 Kalkin
Exam Next Week: 45 Multiple Choice questions: Cumulative.
your Persuasive & Choice Presentations.
- Bring your
Flash Memory stick (2+
Gigs, with 500 MB free) and bring to lab if you are presenting.
- Check Syllabus
speaking schedule for when you are reading/presenting and your lab role.
Folder is due at the beginning of lab the week after your
present your Persuasive & Choice Presentation.
Formal (lecture) Introduction. These continue the
week after next. Names will be called at random. If
Taylor's TED Talk (question on exam)
from the TAs:
- Slow Down when you deliver your
presentation. Most students speak much faster than they
- Work on your Poise: Stand
tall. OK to have natural hand movements or to walk around some, but return to the neutral position.
Avoid: slow Rock n Roll, hands in pockets, leaning on desk,
- Remember your reflection
folder is due at the beginning of lab the week following your
persuasive and choice presentation. Late penalty: -10% the
first week late, -20% the next week, No credit (zero) the week after
- Work on Speech Organization: Follow
the Rubric carefully: Clear introduction, preview clear, transitions
obvious, powerful conclusion.