UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGY MARA

ACADEMY OF LANGUAGE STUDIES

COURSE OUTLINE

ENGLISH FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES

(PUBLIC SPEAKING/ ORAL PRESENTATIONS) 

Lecturer: Associate Professor Dr. Othman Ismail

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Lesson 2 :

 

19th. April 2008 (Saturday)

Introduction to Public Speaking

 

Listening

  Basic Principles of Speech Communication

  Ethics and Public Speaking

 

  Differences between Hearing and Listening

  Types of Listening

(Back to day: 1 || 2 || 3 || 4 || 5 || 6 )

Basic Principles of Speech Communication (Lucas, 2007)

ELEMENTS of Speech Communication:

1. YOU , the speaker … Your techniques, skills and enthusiasm
2. MESSAGE to convey …
3. CHANNEL to convey your message
4. AUDIENCE … those who listen to your message
5. FEEDBACK … signals sent by the audience
6. INTERFERENCE that impedes communication
7. SITUATION … time, place and reason

 

Show and Tell (ACTIVITY 2)

• Each participant is required to bring a personal item that is unique to himself or herself. The objective of this speech is to share with the audience some personal experiences that the speaker had experienced in the past - Refer EXERCISE 2. (1 to 2 minutes each)

 

Introduction to English Pronunciation
• Phonetic Table: English vowels, diphthongs and consonants.

 

Quick Overview on Tenses
• Present, Past & Future Tenses
 

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