College (COLL)

COLL 135 The Art of Speaking

This course is designed to equip students with the major tenets of rhetorical studies and peer education necessary to work as a CWiC speaking advisor. The course is a practicum that aims to develop students' abilities as speakers, as critical listeners and as advisors able to help others develop those abilities. In addition to creating and presenting individual presentations, students present workshops and practice advising. During this ABCS course, students will practice their advising skills by coaching and mentoring students at a public school in Philadelphia. Prerequisite: Students need to apply and are interviewed by the instructor and Associate Director of CWiC.

Taught by: Weber

Course usually offered in fall term

Activity: Seminar

1.0 Course Unit