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.
|Unit name||Effective Speaking|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
|Available as Elective?||Yes|
|Location||Semester||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||Intensive Session Jan B|
|Launceston||Intensive Session Jun|
- International students
- Domestic students
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Intensive Session Jan B||12/1/2015||15/1/2015||21/1/2015||30/1/2015|
|Intensive Session Jun||22/6/2015||26/6/2015||2/7/2015||12/7/2015|
* 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.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2014: $755.00||2014: $2,051.00||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.
3 hrs weekly, practical sessions (13 wks) or 39 hours comprised of Intensive daily summer school workshop sessions (10 days)
|Assessment||Preparation, rehearsal, delivery and critiquing of 2 speeches (100%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
|Required||Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.|
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