CALENDAR, COMM104, SPRING, 2009*
*changed 2-14-09

DAY DATE TOPIC ACTIVITY

1

1/12, M

Review course

read Chapter 1

2

1/14, W

Group analysis of Communication Process

read Chapter 2

3

1/16, F

video/basics of speech preparation

read Chapter 3 (MLKDay-1/19) (1/20-Inaguration Day)

4

1/21, W

In class discussion of Obama's speech

read Chapters 4-5

5

1/23, F

Problems with speaking in public

read Chapter 6-7

6

1/26. M

Ethics/First Amendment

 

7

1/28, W

Audience Analysis

 

8

1/30, F

Listening

read Chapters 8-10

9

2/2, M

Organization

read Chapter 14

10

2/4, W Discuss first speech  

11

2/6, F Outlines due for first speech  

12

2/9, M

Self Knowledge Speech (group A)

Read Chapters 11-13

13

2/11, W

Self Knowledge Speech(group B)

 

14

2/13, F

off day

Review Chapters 4. 5. 6. 7. 8

15

2/16, M

Self Knowledge Speech (group C)

 

16

2/18, W

Lecture - supporting materials, citing sources Go over "Basic Speech Structure"

Review Chapter 8, 9, 10

17

2/20, F

Lecture - organization, intros, conclusions

Review Chapters 11, 12, 13

18

2/23, M

Introduction/Conclusion Speeches

 

19

2/25, W

Introduction/Conclusion Speeches

.Design the PowerPoint. Test in class.

20

2/27, F

Midterm Exam

 

21

3/9, M

Write 1st amendment in class's/movies

Reviews Chapters 14, 8, 9, 10

22

3/11, W

Review Informative Speech/movies

 

23

3/13, F

Discuss Event/Place Speech

 

24

3/16, M

Event/Place Speech

 

25

3/18, W

Event/Place Speech

 

26

3/20, F

Event/Place Speech

Read Chapters 15-16
Get Ad - outline for delivery

27

3/23, M

Event/Place Speech

 

28

3/25, W

Lecture - Persuasion

 

29

3/27, F

Discussion persuasion in advertising

 

30

3/30, M

Ad Speeches

Read Chapters 15. 16

31

4/1, W

Ad Speeches

Gather supporting material for the Persuasive Speech.

32

4/3. F Ad Speeches.

Read Chapters 15. 16

33

4/6, M

Find topic/discuss persuasion

 

34

4/8, W

Bring in all supporting materials

 

35

4/10, F

Good Friday - off .

 

36

4/13, M

Full outlines due. Workshop in class

 
37 4/15, W Persuasive Speeches Self eval/peer eval
38 4/17, F Persuasive Speeches Self eval/peer eval
39 4/20. M Persuasive Speeches Self eval/peer eval

40

4/22, W Persuasive Speeches  
41 4/24, F Persuasive Speechess  
42 4/27, M In class exercise all outsides critiques due, last day self/peer eval's accepted
 
 
 
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