COSK2220-V Public Speaking and Persuasion    (Fall 2012)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details

This section is Communication Skills intensive. Communication Skills I-V must be completed before taking this course.

Program Requirements


Section will be taught as a combination of online and in class meetings. There are regularly scheduled class meeting times as well as significant online interaction and assignments. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account.
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Session, Dates: 2 (08/25/2012 - 10/19/2012)

Days: M

Time: 08:00 - 10:00 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Benjamin Rush Center 104

Seats Available: Course Full, Choose another

Credits: 3

The following additional fees apply to this section:   Partially Online Fee : $90.00

Course Description

This course underscores the integrated nature of the communications skills program and the importance of communications skills for a successful life and career. While refining research and writing skills, students develop computer-assisted presentational materials to enhance the delivery of speeches. Among the communications topics explored are personal and professional relationships, ethical and legal issues, the impact of changing technology, audience analysis, and diversity in the workplace. This course emphasizes the development of a professional style of oral delivery and the production and use of relevant supporting materials.

Prerequisite: COSK1221

About The Instructor

Edward Wesolowski
Part-Time Faculty
 English Department

wesolowski@rmu.edu
Wheatley Center 142

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