Free Essays on What Have I Learned In My Speech Class

  1. 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...

  2. 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...

  3. 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...

  4. 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...

  5. The Butterflies In Your Stomach

    overhead—today is speech day. For some reason simply speaking directly to a handful of our peers, the students who grew up in the dorms with us, the classmates who share our stresses and worries, will still manage to put the fear of God in us all. I believe I can speak for everyone when I say that public...

  6. 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...

  7. 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,...

  8. 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...

  9. 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...

  10. 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...

  11. 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...

  12. 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...

  13. “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....

  14. 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...

  15. Graduation Speech

    School graduation speech Let me begin by welcoming all of you to today’s event and thanking (NAME OF PERSON WHO INTRODUCED YOU) for that kind introduction. I’m very pleased to have been invited to speak here today on what I know is a very special day. It’s special for the graduates, for their proud...

  16. 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...

  17. Communication Synthesis

    beneficial to me as a communicator. I have learned a lot about public speaking and how to perceive as well as deliver my own messages. I have always been a very open minded and logic based person, but now with an understanding of communication styles of people, I can better determine how people try...

  18. 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...

  19. Ethics in my life

    my parents. They were my soul teachers on what was and what was not ethical. Then one brisk fall day my tiny right foot hit the bus steps and I was off to my first day of school. It was in this one isolated incident in wh Beginning from birth until I was about five years old the only source that my five-year...

  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. 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...

  22. 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...

  23. 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...

  24. A Deeper Look Inside

    Shannon L. Alder Deeper Look Inside When I told I had to write a self- evaluation essay, I honestly didn’t know how I was going to go about writing it. When I started writing I realized I never truly took a deep look inside myself until now. In the past I never wasn't really good that public speaking...

  25. 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...

  26. 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...

  27. 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...

  28. Voiza Greene PACKET

    Voiza Greene Self Evaluation When I was hired as a probationary full time Speech Communication Instructor at Los Angeles Southwest College I thought that I had won the lottery. I had been an adjunct for two years in California after a full time teaching contract at the University of Northern...

  29. 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...

  30. 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...