Persuasive Presentations

Designed for Eng­lish lan­guage learn­ers, this course is for those who want to devel­op pub­lic speak­ing skills. In these inter­ac­tive class­es, you will acquire tools and strate­gies for plan­ning and deliv­er­ing effec­tive, per­sua­sive pre­sen­ta­tions. The course is focused on con­cepts of equi­ty, diver­si­ty, and inclu­sion, and will address fea­tures of var­i­ous dig­i­tal plat­forms, tak­ing into account audi­ence, pre­sen­ta­tion pur­pose, struc­ture, and fea­tures of pub­lic speak­ing. You will have oppor­tu­ni­ties to prac­tice your new skills and to deliv­er a minipresen­ta­tion for instruc­tor and peer feedback.
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

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Applicants intending to enrol in a program are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to lock in their course requirements since they are prone to change.

*If you are already enroled in this program, please refer to your specific program requirements as outlined at the time of your admission: Bear Tracks > Academic Advisement.

When will
this course be offered?

New course schedules are released each June and November.

Course not yet scheduled

This course is not currently scheduled, but may be offered in an upcoming term.

New course schedules are announced each June and November.

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