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COM 116-Fundamentals of Oral Communication for Non-Native Speakers

3 credit hoursThree hours weekly; one term.
This course meets the Arts & Humanities General Education Requirement.

Cover essentially the same material as COM 111  with special emphasis on the oral communication challenges faced by non-native speakers of English. Learn about public speaking theory, and develop the skills needed to speak effectively in various situations. Learn about clear oral expression, informed critical thinking, research techniques, rhetorical modes and group communication. Write and deliver several speeches.

Prerequisite(s): Eligibility for ENG 115  or permission of the department chair.

Note: Students may not receive credit for both COM 111  and COM 116.