Courses & Units

Effective Speaking FPB252

Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast

Note:

This unit is part of the Tasmanian Creative Arts Summer School Master Class.
Intensive mode delivery:  dates to be advised
Contact Arts Student Central to apply/enrol:  arts.faculty@utas.edu.au / phone 03 6226 7814

Available as an elective to students in other courses.

Introduction

Addresses the communication needs of those students or intending professionals required to speak in the presentation context. Specific vocal and physical skills are experienced to assist the student in presenting in a dynamic and focussed way. A technique to rehearse the material for presentation is explored. Strategies to allow the presentation to reach the listeners with the intended impact are investigated. The means of addressing performance anxiety is covered and the transference of these skills into professional contexts is developed.

Summary

Unit name Effective Speaking
Unit code FPB252
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Discipline Theatre
Teaching staff

TBA

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Winter school On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Intensive Session Jan B On-Campus International Domestic
Cradle Coast Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 11/7/2016 10/8/2016 29/8/2016 14/10/2016
Winter school 30/5/2016 8/6/2016 20/6/2016 12/7/2016
Intensive Session Jan B 11/1/2016 15/1/2016 21/1/2016 30/1/2016

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2016 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2016 will be available from the 1st October 2016.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2015: $769.00 2015: $2,102.00 100103

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3 hrs weekly, practical sessions (13 wks) -  or -  39 hours comprised of Intensive daily summer / winter school workshop sessions (10 days)

Assessment

Preparation, rehearsal, delivery and critiquing of 2 speeches (100%)

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Textbooks

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