Intro to Speech Comm

Introduction to Speech Communication focuses on increasing students’ communication competence in a variety of contexts. This course provides an overview of communication principles, interpersonal communication, small group communication, and public speaking.

Fall 2017 16-Week Course:

SPCH 1311-002 meets at CYP TTh 9:00-10:20 AM: SPCH 1311-002 Syllabus (includes course calendar)

For a SPCH 1311 course that meets at RRC, please view the 1311 for Health Sciences page.

Fall 2017 12-Week Course:

SPCH 1311-097-Distance Learning course: SPCH 1311 ONL Syllabus, SPCH 1311 ONL Calendar

Distance Learning Courses:

My distance learning courses use virtual meetings held on WebEx for class meetings. We’ll meet three times each term, and you’ll have a choice of several meeting dates and times for each meeting. For more information, see the Frequently Asked Questions about Virtual Meetings and about Scheduling Virtual Meetings.

Fall 2017 Choices for Distance Learning Meetings:

Day of the Week Time Date for Orientation Meeting Date for Group Decision-Making Meeting Date for Informative Speech Meeting
Monday 7:00 – 8:00 PM September 25 November 13 December 11
Tuesday 9:00 – 10:00 PM September 26 November 14 December 12
Wednesday 8:00 – 9:00 PM September 27 November 15 December 13
Saturday 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM September 30 November 18 December 16


REQUIRED: Kory Floyd,  Communication Matters, 2nd edition,  ISBN: 9780078036866

RECOMMENDED: Diana Hacker and Barbara Fister, Research and Documentation in the Digital Age with 2016 MLA Update, 6th edition, ISBN 9781319083502

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