Courses & Units

Effective Speaking FPB352

Hobart, Launceston

Note: 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 FPB352
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Discipline Theatre
Teaching staff tba
Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes

Availability

Location Semester Attendance options Available to
Hobart Winter school On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Intensive Session Jan B On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students

Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Winter school 30/5/2015 8/6/2015 20/6/2015 12/7/2015
Intensive Session Jan B 12/1/2015 15/1/2015 21/1/2015 30/1/2015

* 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 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.

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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 school workshop sessions (10 days)

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

RequiredInformation about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.
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