Course Descriptions and Student Learning Outcomes

SP 151 - Personal And Public Speech

This course introduces students to the basic principles of human communication. Perceptual processes, cultural awareness, verbal and nonverbal communication, and effective listening techniques are discussed. Students also receive practice in improving their competency in the areas of informative and persuasive speaking, and in interpersonal and small group communication.

3 hrs. lect. per week

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of SP 151, the student will be able to: