Public Speaking (PACC)
This course prepares students to make effective informative and persuasive presentations incorporating audiovisual enhancements; and, to utilize active listening techniques. The responsibilites of both the speaker and the listener are stressed. Practical experience in preparation, delivery, participation, and evaluation are provided. In addition, interpersonal communication, interview skills, and debate will be explored. Three hours of college credit can be earned through enrollment in St. Mary’s PACC Program.