The major aim of this course is to make you a more effective professional communicator by studying and practicing theories and principles of communication through a variety of assignments, and by critiquing the performances of other speakers. By the end of the course, you should be able to prepare and conduct professional meetings and presentations, group problem-solve, deliver a memorable speech, analyze and adapt to various audiences, and adjust to different speaking situations, purposes, and contexts.
Texas Common Code: SPCH 1321.
Official UT Course Description: Designed to help students develop skills in one-on-one interactions, small group communication, and presentation skills. Basic communication theories as they relate to skill development are explored.