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Campus PoliciesIt is our shared responsibility to know and abide by the University of Maryland’s policies that relate to all courses, which include topics such as:Page1 of 7Course DescriptionCOMM 107 explores the foundations of oral communication. In this course, we will focus on preparingfor and delivering a variety of presentations, including informative, special occasion, persuasive, and group. Specifically, we will discuss topics that aid in effective presentational speaking such as audience analysis, ethics,topic selection, finding and using supporting evidence, listening, and delivery. COMM 107 fulfills the Oral Communication Fundamental Studies requirement for theGeneral Education program. For more information about the Oral Communication Program, see: -communication-programIf you have any questions about the program please email:[email protected]Learning OutcomesAfter successfully completing this course you will be able to:Demonstrate an understanding of the role of oral communication in academic, social, civic, and professional endeavorsDemonstrate effectiveness in using verbal and nonverbal language appropriate to the goal and the context of the communicationDemonstrate an ability to listen carefullyDemonstrate skill in asking and in responding to questionsDemonstrate competency in planning, preparing, and presenting effective oral presentationsUse effective presentation techniques including presentation graphicsRequired ResourcesCourse website:elms.umd.eduAdditional readings will be posted to the ELMS siteINSTRUCTOR Yuan Wangyuanwang@umd.eduCOURSE SUPERVISORLindsey Anderson, Ph.D.[email protected]Class MeetsSection 9201Tuesdays & Thursdays11:00am – 12:15pmARC #1123Office HoursMarie Mount #0401Thursday 1:30-3:30pmand by appointmentPractically Speaking Rothwell, J. D.2ndEdition (2017) ISBN #
Academic integrityStudent and instructor conductAccessibility and accommodationsAttendance and excused absencesGrades and appealsCopyright and intellectual propertyPlease visit for the Office ofUndergraduate Studies’ full list of campus-wide policies and follow up with theinstructor if you have questions.Academic IntegrityThe UMD Honor Code prohibits students from cheating on exams, plagiarizing papers, submitting the same paper for credit in two courses without authorization, buying papers, submitting fraudulent documents and forging signatures. On every examination, paper or other academic exercise not exempted by the instructor, studentsmust write by hand and sign the following pledge:I pledge on my honor that I have not given or received any unauthorized assistance on this examination (or assignment).

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