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Module Detailed Information for [GEM2027]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 22 Jul 2018 13:30

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Module Title : Public Speaking and Critical Reasoning
Module Description : This module prepares students to be effective and efficient public speakers. It offers an overview of the theories of oral communication and public speaking, with particular emphasis on effective speaking, listening and critique skills. It looks into adapting evidence, language, visual aids and other message characteristics through selected forms of public speaking for various purposes, audiences and contexts and includes practice in the critical analysis of speeches. It emphasizes strategic communication to enhance critical thinking skills, rhetorical fluency through reasoned thinking and expression of logical argument positions on local and global issues that impact our everyday lives.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : NIL
Preclusion : GET1008
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 1-2-0-2-5
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

Lecture Time Table
No Lecture Class.

Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
No Tutorial Class or to be announced. Please check with the department offering this module.

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