Dynamic Public Speaking

Office of Student affairs announced a new course on Dynamic Public Speaking exclusively for the students at Thames. The course will be conducted online via coursera through Thames Campus Coursera program.

About The Course

Dynamic Public Speaking is a 4-course specialization program offered by University of Washington. This four-course specialization will provide you with the instruction, experience, and practice to develop and deliver compelling presentations.

The courses in this specialization are:

  1. Introduction to Public Speaking
    • Understanding speech
    • Making ideas compelling and memorable
    • Illustrating and delivering your ideas
    • Overcoming your fear of public speaking and developing great delivery
    • Course conclusion and your final speech
  2. Speaking to inform: Discussing complex ideas with clear explanations and dynamic slides
    • Targeting your presentation
    • Designing informative speeches
    • Clarity through support and slides
    • Delivering informative speeches
    • Review and assessment
  3. Speaking to persuade: Motivating audiences with solid arguments and moving language
    • Let's develop a persuasive argument.
    • Designing your persuasive speech
    • Strategic and motivational language
    • Compelling delivery
    • Review and assessment
  4. Speaking to Inspire: Ceremonial and Motivational Speeches
    • Using values and storytelling to develop a great speech
    • Arrangement. Finding the right form for your speech.
    • Getting it just right. Good language, tone, and writing for the delivery
    • Remembering and delivering a great speech.
    • Review and assessment

Upon completion of this course, students will be awarded with certification from Coursera, by University of Washington. The course is sponsored by Thames International College exclusively for its students.