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Not everybody is a natural public speaker. Some people are more eloquent and outgoing than others, but that doesn't automatically mean they can deliver an effective speech. In fact, public speaking requires significant planning and preparation. It's a learnable skill. This course teaches you how to prepare for public speaking, including determining your objective and audience profile, choosing your topic, and defining the theme of your speech. It also describes best practices to follow when planning, researching, and writing your speech.

Learning Objectives
  • Recognize ways of using aim and audience to select a speech topic
  • Identify how to use theme and encapsulation to select a speech topic
  • Recognize good practices to use when researching a speech
  • Recognize methods to use when preparing to give a speech
  • Sequence the steps for writing a speech
  • Identify ways of practicing a speech
  • Audience

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