CALS 183 Communication Methods Lecture Outline, Lecture Eleven

Tuesday/Thursday, 30 October / 1 November, 2012

Lecture A Tuesdays 1:00-2:15pm, code 90181, Room: 122 Hills
Lecture B Thursdays 1:00-2:15pm, code 91886, Room: 122 Hills

Please put away all electronic devices (lap tops, cell phones, Blackberrys, I-Pods, etc.), take out pen and paper to take notes.

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CLASS Evaluations: Tuesday Lecture CRN: 90181   Thursday Lecture CRN: 91886

Assignments & Announcements:

  1. Practice your Persuasive & Choice Presentations.  Be sure the persuasive presentation has a clear audience ACTION, and that your objective is clearly stated "After my presentation you will be persuaded to (audience action goes here)."
  2. Bring your Flash Memory stick (2+ Gigs, with 500 MB free) and bring to lab if you are presenting.
  3. Check Syllabus speaking schedule for when you are reading/presenting and your lab role.
  4. Your completed Reflection Folder is due at the beginning of lab the week after your present your Persuasive and Choice Presentations. 
TIPS From the TAs:
  1. Review Attendance/Assignment Policy from Syllabus.
  2. Persuasive speeches must PERSUADE (audience action must be CLEAR).
  3. Source all images.
  4. It is the presenter's responsibility to know how to use the computer in the lab room (and pracitice ahead).  The TAs are not responsible to help you with the computer/doc camera, etc.
  5. At the end of the presentation you should have a STRONG CONCLUSION that is separate from the Restate Must Knows.
  6. Having a plane flight the week before (ex. Friday) Thanksgiving Break is not a legitimate excuse to miss lab!
LECTURE:  Formal Class Introductions