Free Essays on What Have I Learned In My Speech Class

  1. Drug Trafficking

    speaking, but takes time and practice. This is something I realized throughout the semester that contradicts what I originally thought about speaking. Speaking at times if you don’t practice can become inconsistent which is something I experienced first hand. This lead early some good speeches...

  2. Self Critique

    and weaknesses I have come to grasp and obtain throughout the time and effort I have put into this course. I have learned a lot from the following topics such as; verbal and nonverbal communication, research, and preparation. One who can take advantage of these attributes learned in speech 131 can become...

  3. Public speaking

    more into depth of the different parts. I find it useful because it would improve the quality of my speeches. For example it learned the difference between a informative and persuasive speech. Also i learned what to include in my speeches to deliver my message. I think this helped understand and it also...

  4. Psycology Reflective Essay

    Psychology 445 Reflective Essay This class has not only enabled me to become a better student, but also a more productive adult in various ways. Initially, I came into your class ecstatic because I knew the journey I would embark would be an exciting one; however, I encountered challenges throughout the...

  5. Reflection on Speech Class

    As I considered choosing speech towards the end of my first college experience, I decided, “why not take a jump, and just go for it?” So I did. With taking college algebra, art appreciation, and an online course as well I feared that adding a speech class would become over whelming, however it did not...

  6. Language

    ways. We see the first sign of language from infants while they are in the womb. Some think that language is learned while others say it is innate. Through the knowledge I have gained I learned that it is not one or the other but both. When a baby is born the first thing they do is cry. By the first...

  7. Katie's Toilet Days

    Paper After three months taking Speech C100 class, I have learn a lot of things about the interpersonal behaviors I engage in on a regular basis and teach me how to modify, or improve, communication skills so I can have happier and healthier relationships. I have learned that it is not easy to become a...

  8. ffgf

    During my WRIT 102 class, I have grown to be a strong, consistent writer, and I know that my papers have seriously improved since even last semester. Now although there is no one way to write well, I believe my essays have become more articulate, interesting, and easier to understand. Not only have I improved...

  9. Public Speaking

    Rise of a Great Speaker I came into this class thinking it would be a walk in the park. I have given speeches before in high school when I had run for class president and for my re-election. So speaking in front of people was not my problem. However there were some things I never gave much thought...

  10. Why I Believe Public Speaking Is Important

    most under rated skills learned in school, yet is one of the most valuable. The way you communicate shows a lot about you, and can influence other's opinions of you. In every profession communication in some way is used and important. Good communication skills, no matter what you plan to do in life,...

  11. Second Reflection Paper

    again, I completed a speech for my communications class. The type of speech we were required to do was an informative speech, but what made it different, from the last one, was the use of technology. In this paper I will talk about what I well, ways to improve, and the overall experience. My first main...

  12. Speech Plan

    My Speech Plan Throughout this semester, I have learned a lot about myself and my ability to communicate with others. With everything I have learned in mind, I have decided that I need to speak in front of others to continue to improve on my speaking abilities. I plan to use all of my past speaking...

  13. Thoughts on Communications

    My Thoughts on Comm 367: Reflection Paper My Thoughts on Comm 367 Over the past quarter I have enjoyed taking the Communication 367 on persuasive communication. I found the class very interesting and think that I learned a lot about persuasion by taking this course. When I scheduled for this...

  14. Reading Development

    understand the plot of a story and enjoy reading, while others have a more difficult time doing this. As a young child the way I learned to read greatly affected my reading habits when I was older. As I grew older, I did not enjoy reading on my own and I had difficulty analyzing works of literature in school...

  15. Self apraisal essay

    Taking a speech course this semester has helped me to apprehend the difference between good and great communication skills. I have improved in many categories but also have numerous areas that need work. Actively participating in the various activities and speeches required for this course have helped...

  16. Reflection Essay

    this class I’ve always thought of myself as an average student. I thought I had decent study skills that weren’t too good or too bad. Although most of my friends never wanted to study or work together I’ve always found that I work better in groups. I now know that I’m a kinesthetic learner which I hadn’t...

  17. Synthesis speech giving

    ” -Dale Carnegie. I began Communications 101 with this quote in mind, and I have to say that it did indeed prove true in some instances. Coming into this course I was a bit skeptical because I am not naturally a fan of public speaking. However, throughout the course, I learned different strategies...

  18. “Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish.”

    speakers in history that deliver not only a well-organized speech, but also a memorable speech. Within a speech it is important to capture your audiences attention and gain their respect. Of all the wonderful speakers in history, one that has captured my attention, as a model public speaker, is Steve Jobs....

  19. Communication Goals

    thought of having to prepare a speech and speak your own thoughts in front of an audience terrified me before I entered this communication class. It wasn’t so much the talking part, but sharing my own opinions, thoughts, or research, with people who might not agree with what I am talking about. Looking...

  20. Fear of My First Speech in Class

    Fear of My First Speech in Class When I thought of my first speech class, I was a bit frantic. After reading about professional public speakers stories on fear of public speaking and how they essentially overcame it, I told myself you can do it. The day of presenting my speech finally arrived...

  21. Butterfly

    2008 at 10:00 am, I arrive for the first time into room 123 of the nursing building for my oral communications course. As I look around the room for any familiar faces I realize that this course requires me to expose my emotions to random people I don’t know. At that very moment I became very timid and...

  22. Children

    Halloween Week One of my favorite weeks out of Exploring Childhood Class would have to be the Halloween week. While doing Calendar time, we talked to the kids about Halloween. We had discussions about their favorite types of candy they would like to receive and what they were going to dress up...

  23. The Great Debater

    professional. They wore suits and dresses to class instead of wearing skirts and gym shorts. Even if they were unsusessful in class they looked presentable. In the movie it even seemed the teacher was in full control. Students wait for teacher to enter class then are seated and get right to work...

  24. Field Study 2

    2012 1. What principles in teaching – learning were commonly applied? - the principles in teaching – learning commonly applied were the learning environment is supportive and productive. And that learning is an active process which begins and ends in their cognitive aspects. 2. What are the instructional...

  25. balh blaljf

    are what makes us all human. I myself have many failures throughout my life where people expected more out of me. One of those failures would be a speech I had to give in my speech class in high school. I took this class for dual credit so I didn’t have to take it in college. For this speech, my class...

  26. Informal Speech

    you give a good speech? Why and/or why not? The first question asked is wether or not I gave a good speech. My answer to that was NO WAY!!! I even told you that I was scared out of my mind to walk up to the front of the class because the minute I do that I shrink....I wish I was the type that...

  27. Personal Communication Paper

    response to one person’s message. One time I was given an assignment in class were I had to do a 1 min elevator speech and we were given feedback from peers on our strengths and weaknesses. My strengths for verbal communication were to be able to project my voice to audience. 2nd strength was having...

  28. Response Paper Asl

    When I got to converse with the guests that came to join our class last Wednesday, I felt more motivated to sign. By seeing how energetic they were they motivated everyone in class to sign and get involved. I learned a vast amount just from communicating with the deaf. It is not the same as what we learn...

  29. I Believe

    during speech class I have witness several political campaigns which include presidential debates, acceptance and concession speeches. The presidential debate between President Barrack Obama and Mitt Romney was a great representation of the skills my speech professor was teaching my class and I. Some...

  30. Dfds

    During my WRIT 102 class, I have grown to be a strong, consistent writer, and I know that my papers have seriously improved since even last semester. Now although there is no one way to write well, I believe my essays have become more articulate, interesting, and easier to understand. Not only have I improved...