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CST 100 - Public Speaking Course Assignments

 

Introductory Letter

The purpose of the Introductory Letter is to introduce yourself to the instructor so that she will know you individually. The letter should include the following:

A cover sheet with the following information:

- Name
- Social Security Number
- Attn: CST 100 30, 31
- Introductory Letter

  • Your background (if you are a full-time student, your program year; if you work, the kind of work you do).
  • Career plans or goals that relate to this course, if any.
  • Why you enrolled in this course, and what you hope to accomplish with it.
  • Two or three paragraphs identifying and summarizing the following class policies:
    • Withdrawal policy
    • Attendance policy
    • Tardiness policy
    • Late speech policy
    • Speech composition and delivery policy
    • Classroom conduct policy
    • Dress requirements for presentations.

The letter should be typed, adhere to the use of standard English with correct grammar, punctuation and spelling. The Introductory letter will be graded and included in the student's class participation grade.

Mail this letter to NRCC. Use this address:

New River Community College
Attn: Instructional Support Services - CST 100 - 30 or 31
P.O. Box 1127
Dublin, VA 24084

Or email to kkegley@nr.edu

Or hand-deliver to either DE testing center.


Speech Assignments

Speech #1: Introductory Speech

Please see the course plan for specifics concerning this assignment.

Summer Semester 2014 Performance Dates:
  CST 100 30 May 27
CST 100 31 may 24
   


Speech #2: Informative Speech

Please see the course plan for specifics concerning this assignment.

Summer Semester 2014 Performance Dates:
  CST 100 30 June 24
CST 100 31 June 25
   


Speech #3: Persuasive Speech

Please see the course plan for specifics concerning this assignment.

Summer Semester 2014 Performance Dates:
  CST 100 30 July 8
CST 100 31 July 9
   


Speech #4: Special Occasion Speech

Please see the course plan for specifics concerning this assignment.

  Summer Semester 2014 Performance Dates:
  CST 100 30 July 22
CST 100 31 July 23
   

 

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For more information contact Karen Kegley: (540) 674-3600 ext. 4322, kkegley@nr.edu Office: Godbey 35 SPD Main