(CLC SPCH 1421) College credit: 3.0 Grade: 11 HS Credit Conversion: .75 Prerequisite: CLC Admission Requirements 

Students will select topics, research, organize, outline and transfer onto note cards, to practice and present 4-7 speeches to an audience. Confidence, delivery and speaking skills will be practiced and developed. New vocabulary words will enhance understanding of terms used. Interpersonal skills will also be developed through practice and participation of the John Dewey system of group problem solving. The class will potentially conclude with a debate presentation.