Tentative Calendar

Week 1
1/8 Welcome! Partner Introduction
1/10 Icebreaker Exercise/Introduction to the Syllabus Chapter 1 and 2
1/12 Speech 1   Group 1 + 2
Week 2
1/15 Speech 1   Group 3 + 4
1/17 No class. Martin Luther King Holiday Chapter 4 and Chapter 10
1/19 Speech 1   Group 5 + 6
Week 3
1/22 Coping with speech anxiety  Chapter 3
1/24 Listening (complete Intracultural exercise) Chapter 5
1/26 Audience focused speaking
Week 4
1/29 Ethical Speaking Chapter 6
1/31 Outlining Cultural Diversity Speech Chapter 7
2/2 Review for Test on Chapters 1 - 5
Week 5
2/5 Test
2/7 Analyze Speeches
2/9 Group workshop, critiques outlines
Week 6
2/12 Cultural Diversity Speech    Group 3 + 4
2/14 Cultural Diversity Speech    Group 5 + 6
2/16 Cultural Diversity Speech    Group 1 + 2
Week 7  
2/19 Inventing your message Chapter 8
2/21 Language Chapter 9
2/23 Delivery
Week 8
2/26 Presentational Aids Chapter 11
2/28 Informative Speaking
3/2 Review for Test on  Chapters 6 - 10 
Week 9 
3/3 Informative Presentation  Group 6
3/7 Informative Presentation  Group 5
3/9 Informative Presentation   Group 4
Week 10 
3/12 - 17 Spring Break!!!
Week 11
3/19 Informative Presentation Group 3
3/21 Informative Presentation   Group 2
3/23 Informative Presentation   Group 1
Week 12 
3/26 Current Debates Chapters 12 + 13
3/28 Current Debates continued...
3/30 Thinking and Speaking Critically
Week 13 
4/2 Fallacy Feud Exercies
4/4 Outline Workshop
4/6 Persuasive Speech Group 2
Week 14 
4/9 Persuasive Speech Group 2
4/11 Persuasive Speech Group 1
4/13 Persuasive Speech Group 4
Week 15 
4/16 Persuasive Speech Group 3
4/18 Persuasive Speech Group 6
4/20 Persuasive Speech Group 5
Week 16 
4/23 Final Exam Review Chapters 14 + 15