Speech and Debate I

Speech and Debate I

Terms: 1
Grades : 10,11,12,PG

This course focuses on public speaking and introducing students to the principles of Public Forum Debate, with an emphasis on effective research, active listening and varying persuasion techniques. Examples of great public speakers throughout history are explored, and vocal projection and body language are emphasized. Students leave the course with a greater confidence in their ability to think critically and speak persuasively.