Course Curriculum

  • 1

    Class Resources

    • Public Speaking and Presentation Skills Handouts

    • Lecture Slides

  • 2

    Outline and Introduction

    • Module Outline

    • What is Public Speaking?

    • Public Speaking in History

    • Public Speaking Opportunities for Professionals

  • 3

    Overview of a Speech

    • Three Fundamental Parts of a Speech

    • Preparation

    • Speech Structure

  • 4

    SECTION REVIEW 1

    • SECTION REVIEW 1

  • 5

    The Opening of a Speech

    • Choosing a Topic

    • Topic vs Thesis

  • 6

    SECTION REVIEW 2

    • SECTION REVIEW 2

  • 7

    Evidence and the Body of a Speech

    • Types of Evidences

    • Using Simple and Short Sentences

    • Simplify the Complex

  • 8

    An Inescapable Conclusion

    • Concluding Your Speech

  • 9

    SECTION REVIEW 3

    • SECTION REVIEW 3

  • 10

    Case Study

    • Jim's Talk on Tax Updates

    • Helping Jim Structure His Speech and Engage His Audience

  • 11

    Exercise

    • Exercise - Preparing Your Speech

  • 12

    Key Points

    • Public Speaking Part 1 - Key Points

  • 13

    Quiz

    • QUIZ – Public Speaking and Presentation Skills for Professionals – Lesson 1

  • 14

    Evaluation Form

    • Evaluation Form and Attendance Sheet (as required under PRC Resolution no. 1244 Series of 2020)