Public speaking is a learnable skill that requires significant planning and preparation to do well. This online self-paced course outlines how to prepare an effective speech, including determining its objectives and audience profile, choosing a topic, and defining a theme. Participants will explore best practices for planning, researching and writing a speech successfully.
- using aim and audience to select a topic
- using theme and encapsulation to select a topic
- exploring the step sequence when writing a speech
- researching for a speech
- practicing a speech