Welcome to Advanced Oral Communication @ 2010 Spring


===Announcement:Tuesday, June 1 ===

Debate Competition Schedue (also see Week16):
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Timer Sample:
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Voting results:
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Rules of the debate competition:
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=== Announcement:Monday, June 7 ===
For the FINAL Toastmaster (Round 9), please post news headings / career name / hidden truth topic / mini-debate topics / quotes / book title / leading dicussion topics / Picture story title on Week17 Discussion Board before Saturday (June 12) 10p.m..

Chen Lin, this week's timer, please gather the informatin and make the agenda. Post the agenda on Week17
before Sunday (June 13) 10p.m..


=== Toastmaster Reminders (March 28 Update) ===








Weekly Schedule (Revised May 13)


Week
Date
Schedule
Assignment
2
3/1
Orientation
Chap. 1: Developing self-confidence
Understand “Toastmaster”
3
3/8
Introduction of Toastmaster
Chap. 9: Participate in group discussions

4
3/15
Toastmaster Round 1
Chap. 2: Delivering your message

5
3/22
Toastmaster Round 2
Chap. 3: Putting your speech together

6
3/29
Toastmaster Round 3
Chap. 4: Speaking to inform
Find a topic for informative speech & post it online.
7
4/5
Tomb Sweeping Festival (No class)
Peer review each other’s topics online.
8
4/12
Toastmaster Round 4
Chapter 8. Listening
Outline the informative speech.
9
4/19
Toastmaster Round 5
Get ready your visual aids

10
4/26
Informative speech presentation

11
5/3
Informative speech presentation

12
5/10
Toastmaster Round 6
Chap. 7: Speaking to Persuade
Choose a topic for debate.
13
5/17
Toastmaster Round 7
Chap. 7: Speaking to Persuade
Gather relevant information.
14
5/24
Toastmaster Round 8
Chap. 10: Understanding interpersonal communication
Outline persuasive points.
15
5/31
BUS STOP interactive drama
Chap. 11: Understanding intrapersonal; communication

16
6/7
Debate competition

17
6/14
Toastmaster Round 9
Chap. 12: Thinking on your feet

18
6/21
Impromptu speech



6/22~28 Final exam week (No class)









=== Announcement:Monday, June 7 ===
For the FINAL Toastmaster, please post news headings / career name / hidden truth topic / mini-debate topics / quotes / book title / leading dicussion topics / Picture story title on Week17 Discussion Board before Saturday (June 12) 10p.m..

Chen Lin, this week's timer, please gather the informatin and make the agenda. Post the agenda on Week17
before Sunday (June 13) 10p.m..

=== Announcement: Tuesday, March 30 ===

The group list of the informative speech presentation is created and shown on the left-hand column.
(All together we have 14 groups)

Click on your names and jump to your page.
Post your proposal by Sunday, April 4th.

The review session should start on Monday, April 5th, and end on Sunday, April 11th.
(Every person will/should give out
13 comments)
(Each group will/should receive
26+1 comments)

===Announcement:Tuesday, May 4 ===

ALL presenters, comments of your presentations are posted onto your webpage. Please go checking the comments given by your classmates and me. Read them carefully and then write down your feedback to those comments for your audience before Monday May 10.

A check (
v) next to your names on the left hand column means that one of you (or both of you) has responded to the comments. Others, do it quick! :)