Speech (SPC)

SPC-101  Fundamentals of Oral Communication  (3)  

Studies basic communication theory and practice including communication process, interpersonal relationships, small group interaction and public speaking. Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A

Hours per week: 3.0 lecture

SPC-112  Public Speaking  (3)  

Studies the fundamentals of public speaking, emphasizing the process of speech preparation and delivery. Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A

Hours per week: 3.0 lecture

SPC-122  Interpersonal Communication  (3)  

Highlights the role of communication and focuses on becoming effective communicators in personal and professional relationships. Examines how the concepts of self and human behavior influence both interpersonal and intrapersonal communication. Introduces activities and techniques to improve one-on-one and small group communication skills, especially listening, nonverbal communication and conflict resolution. Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A

Hours per week: 3.0 lecture

SPC-132  Group Communication  (3)  

Examines the theory and techniques used in discussion and group processes. Develops leadership and group skills through frequent practical application in varying group sizes and opportunities. Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A

Hours per week: 3.0 lecture

SPC-924  Honors Project  (1)  

Allows a qualified honors student to pursue a special concentration of study under the guidance of an honors faculty member. Requires completion of an honors project learning contract. May be taken more than once. Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A; Comments: Requires approval of supervising professor and dean

Hours per week: 1.0 lecture

SPC-928  Independent Study  (1-3)  

Provides readings and research opportunities under the guidance of a faculty member. Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A; Comments: Permission of instructor

Hours per week: 1.0 lecture