CALENDAR, COMM104, FALL, 2007*

*incomplete 8/1/07

DAY DATE TOPIC ACTIVITY

1

8/22, W

Review course

read Chapter 1

2

8/24, F

Introduce a classmate

read Chapter 2

3

8/27, M

video/basics of speech preparation

read Chapter 3

4

8/29, W

Video - Great Speaker (in class discussion)

read Chapters 4-5

5

8/31, F

Audience analysis, Developing your speech

read Chapter 6-7

6

9/3, M

Ethics/First Amendment, Listening

Find article on ethics

7

9/5, W

Present article concerning ethics

 

8

9/7, F

Introductions/Conclusions

read Chapters 8-10

9

9/10, M

Organization

read Chapter 14

10

9/12,W

Outlining  

11

9/14, F

Outlines due for first speech  

12

9/17, M

Self Knowledge Speech (group A)

Read Chapters 11-13

13

9/19, W

Self Knowledget Speech(group B)

 

14

9/21, F

Self Knowledget Speech

 

15

9/ 24, M

Presentation aids

 

16

9/26, W

Videos of great speeches

Review

17

9/28, F

Gathering supporting materials

Assign groups

18

10/1, M

Groups determine topics

 

19

10/3, W

Bring in supporting material for your topic.

Cite the source and discuss how the material supports your topic. Turn in your material and your written citation.

20

10/5, F

Work in groups. Workshop your outlines.

Design the PowerPoint. Test in class.

21

10/8, M

Group work in class

 

22

10/10, W

Group Speeches

 

23

10/12, F

Group Speeches

(Monday, 10/14-Fall Break)

24

10/17, W

Group Speeches

 

25

10/19, F

Group Speeches

 

26

10/22.M

Midterm exam on line Wed through Friday, 1st Amendment in class- Persuasion lecture on ads

Read Chapters 15-16
Get Ad - outline for delivery

27

10/24, W

Ad Speeches

 

28

10/26, F

Ad Speeches

 

29

10/29, M

Persuasion lecture

 

30

10/31, W

Persuasion lecture

 

31

11/2, F

Persuasion lecture and exercise

Gather supporting material for the Persuasive Speech.

32

11/5, M

Bring in all supporting materials

 

33

11/7, W

Full outlines due. Workshop.

 

34

11/9, F

Persuasive Speech

Read Chapter 17

35

11//12, M

Persuasive Speech

 

36

11/14, W

Persuasive Speech

 
37 11/16, F Persuasive Speech  
38 11/19, M Persuasive Speech (Thanksgiving Holiday)
39 11/26, M Discuss Tribute Speech  

40

11/28, W Discuss Tribute Speech Bring tribute speech and research to class
41 11/30, F Tribute Speech  
42 12/3, M Tribute Speech  
       
       
       
  Final Exams: 10am class - Wed, April 25 - 8am
1pm class - Wed. May2, noon
     

 

COMM104