COM 2211 Effective Public Speaking

Designed to improve speaking and listening skills through the study and application of public speaking structure, content and style.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Communication
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: DEV 0035 


  • Critique a variety of speeches including classmates' and student's own speeches, in order to become a more effective speaker and listener.
  • Deliver effective invitational, informative, persuasive and special occasion speeches.
  • Construct informative and persuasive speech outlines supported by sufficient, credible evidence appropriate for a specific audience.
  • Define the elements of effective public speaking.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3