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CMST 105
Oral Interpretation


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 30

AA Discipline: [Communications]

Lecture Hours:30


Description
Study and practice of speaking skills essential to interpreting the intellectual and emotional meaning of literature to an audience. Students will learn the skills of reading aloud and interpreting the written word including poetry, prose, and drama. Formerly SPCH 105.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Ability to interpret the intellectual and emotional meaning of literature to an audience.
  • Demonstrate the techniques of reading aloud.
  • Ability to select engaging presentation materials.

  • Course Topics
  • Interpretation of texts/literary analysis, including dramatic, poetic, fiction, non-fiction, lyrics and contexts
  • Language
  • Body language and gestures
  • Using the script or notebook
  • Movement
  • Quiet and stillness
  • Special audience: Children

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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
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    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.