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SPEECH 1, Elements of Public Speaking   3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • IGETC AREA 1C (Oral Communication) • Prerequisite: None.

This is a course in public speaking for students learning to prepare and deliver platform speeches. Assignments include speeches of description, exposition, and persuasion. Techniques for controlling tension, building self-confidence, and effective listening are emphasized.

3059   8:00a-9:20a MW   LS 119   Ogata D K

3060   8:00a-9:20a MW   LS 105   Farschman K V

3061   8:00a-9:20a TTh   AET 203   Kahn R A

Above section 3061 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

3062   8:00a-9:20a TTh   BUNDY 240   Kraut D S

Above section 3062 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

3063   8:00a-9:20a TTh   LS 110   Grass Hemmert N L

Above Section 3063 is part of the International Student First Semester Experience. Please see Special Programs section of the schedule of classes for details.

3064   9:00a-12:05p F   LS 119   Schultz-Manross D S

3065   9:30a-10:50a MW   LS 119   Ogata D K

3066   9:30a-10:50a MW   PAC 105   Regina M A

Above 3066 section meets at the Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th Street.

3067   9:30a-10:50a TTh   AET 203   Kahn R A

Above section 3067 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

3068   9:30a-10:50a TTh   LA 236   Howard B

3069   9:30a-10:50a TTh   BUNDY 240   Kraut D S

Above section 3069 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066. Above section is part of the Latino Center Adelante Program. See Special Programs section of schedule for program information.

3070   9:30a-10:50a TTh   MC 9   Whidden A R

Above section 3070 is part of the International Student First Semster Experience. Please see the Special Programs section in the schedule of classes for details.

3071   11:15a-12:35p MW   LS 106   Dawson F R

Above section 3071 is part of the Black Collegians Program. See Special Programs section of schedule for program information.

3072   11:15a-12:35p M   LS 152   McNamara C V

   Arrange-1.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   McNamara C V

Above section 3072 is a hybrid class taught on campus and online via the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

3073   11:15a-12:35p TTh   LA 236   Howard B

Above section 3073 is scheduled through the Student Activity hour. Students choosing to participate in student activities should enroll in another section.

3074   11:15a-12:35p W   LS 152   Brown N A

   Arrange-1.5 Hours    ONLINE-E   Brown N A

Above section 3074 is a hybrid class taught on campus and online via the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

3075   12:45p-2:05p MW   LA 236   Regina M A

3076   12:45p-2:05p MW   LS 110   Mc Kaig M S

Above section 3076 is part of the Black Collegians Program. See Special Programs section of schedule for program information.

3077   12:45p-2:05p TTh   LS 119   Ogata D K

3078   12:45p-3:50p MW   AET 120   Ferniany M

Above section 3078 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 16 to Jun 06, at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

3079   12:45p-3:50p MW   AET 120   Ferniany M

Above section 3079 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 13 to Apr 04, at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

3080   12:45p-3:50p TTh   AET 120   Preston B L

Above section 3080 meets for 8 weeks, Feb 14 to Apr 05, at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

3081   12:45p-3:50p TTh   AET 120   Preston B L

Above section 3081 meets for 8 weeks, Apr 17 to Jun 07, at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

3082   2:15p-3:35p MW   LS 105   McNamara C V

4461   6:30p-9:35p M   AET 120   Farschman K V

Above section 4461 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

4462   6:45p-9:50p M   LS 119   Howard D B

4463   6:45p-9:50p M   LS 105   Martin B S

4464   6:45p-9:50p T   LS 106   Lemonds B W

4465   6:45p-9:50p T   LS 110   Martin B S

4466   6:45p-9:50p W   LS 119   Anderson F D

4467   6:45p-9:50p W   AET 120   Farschman K V

Above section 4467 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

4468   6:45p-9:50p W   LS 105   Howard D B

4469   6:45p-9:50p Th   AET 120   Preston B L

Above section 4469 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

SPEECH 2, Persuasion    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Advisory: Speech 1.

This course focuses on the development of persuasion in rhetorical perspective, with an emphasis on balancing logic, emotion and credibility in public speaking. The history of classical rhetoric in Ancient Greece and Rome, as well as great speakers in American history, are emphasized.

3084   8:00a-9:20a TTh   MC 9   Whidden A R

SPEECH 3, Voice and Diction   3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course focuses on improvement in voice and articulation. It features analysis of the student’s voice and articulation problems and offers specific strategies for improvement. Techniques in relaxation, breath control, articulation, vocal variety and pronunciation are emphasized. In addition, students learn skills in oral interpretation, public speaking, and transcription of the International Phonetic Alphabet.

3085   12:45p-2:05p MW   LS 105   McNamara C V

SPEECH 4, Oral Interpretation: Performing Literature Across Cultures    3 units

Transfer: CSU • Advisory: Speech 1.

This course satisfies the Santa Monica College Global Citizenship requirement.

This course focuses on the oral interpretation of poetry and prose, with a special emphasis on literature by and about United States’ cultural groups including African Americas, Asian- Americans, European-Americans, Jewish Americans, Latino/a- Americans, Arab Americans, Indigenous peoples of the United States and others. Through the process of oral interpretation, students will analyze works of literature, discover a personal connection to the material, and share their emotional and intellectual creation-using voice and body -with an audience. By studying and performing multi-cultural literature, students will learn to appreciate the similarities and differences among cultures and how culture affects the author’s voice.

3086   11:15a-12:35p MW   BUNDY 240   Kraut D S

Above section 3086 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

SPEECH 5, Interpersonal Communication   3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • IGETC AREA 1C or 4G (Fall 2010 and later) • Prerequisite: None.

Techniques for effective interpersonal communication are studied with emphasis on developing awareness of one’s own actions and their impact on relationships. Verbal and nonverbal communication styles are analyzed and practiced in one-to-one and small group situations. Lecture, discussion, and class participation are utilized to demonstrate a variety of skills including listening conflict resolution, and the effective use of language in personal and professional interactions. In addition, exercises in body language, role playing, and self-disclosure and positive/negative thinking help students understand the power of the communication process.

3087   8:00a-9:20a MW   BUNDY 240   Kraut D S

Above section 3087 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

3088   8:00a-9:20a TTh   LS 119   Ogata D K

3089   8:00a-9:20a TTh   LA 236   Howard B

3090   9:30a-10:50a MW   BUNDY 240   Kraut D S

Above section 3090 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

3091   9:30a-10:50a TTh   LS 119   Ogata D K

3092   12:45p-2:05p TTh   MC 9   Smith H A

3161   2:15p-3:35p MW    MC 9   Smith H A

3093   2:15p-3:35p TTh   MC 9   Smith H A

3094   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Walker D A

Above section 3094 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

3095   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Brown N A

Above section 3095 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

3096   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Brown N A

Above section 3096 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

4470   6:45p-9:50p T   AET 120   Bergstrom L M

Above section 4470 meets at the Academy of Entertainment and Technology, 1660 Stewart Street.

SPEECH 6, Fundamentals of Small Group Discussion    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • IGETC AREA IC (Oral Communication) • Skills Advisory: Eligibility for English 1.

This course focuses on the identification and analysis of processes and challenges of communication as affected by small group interactions. This course helps students develop competence and confidence as a group member and leader through a combination of theoretical and practical knowledge of small groups in everyday life. The course focuses on the principles of communication theory as they apply to the small group setting with an emphasis on practical application through study and practice in various group activities.

3097   9:30a-10:50a TTh   LS 110   Grass Hemmert N L

3098   11:15a-12:35p MW   LS 105   Mega M A

4471   6:45p-9:50p M   LS 110   Kaimikaua C I

SPEECH 7, Intercultural Communication    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • IGETC AREA 4 (Social and Behavioral Sciences) • Skills Advisory: Eligibility for English 1.

This course satisfies Santa Monica College’s Global Citizenship requirement.

This course focuses on the identification and analysis of processes and challenges of communication as affected by different cultures, especially as it affects communication among the various cultures found within the United States (e.g. African American, Asian American, Latino/a, Middle Eastern, Native American, European American and Gay/Lesbian cultures) and among the various cultures throughout the world. The course focuses on the principles of communication theory as they apply to the intercultural setting with an emphasis on the effects of differences in beliefs, values, attitudes, socio-political organization, role expectations, language and nonverbal behavior, etc. - all of which are interrelated.

3099   2:15p-3:35p TTh   LS 152   Grass Hemmert N L

3100   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Grass Hemmert N L

Above section 3100 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

3101   Arrange-3 Hours    ONLINE-E   Grass Hemmert N L

Above section 3101 is a Distance Education course conducted over the Internet. For additional information, go to smconline.org (schedule of classes).

4472   6:45p-9:50p T   LS 119   Kaimikaua C I

SPEECH 11, Argumentation    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • IGETC AREA 1C (Oral Communication) • Prerequisite: None. • Skills Advisory: Eligibility for English 1.

Principles of argumentative discourse applied to contemporary issues are studied in this course. An analysis of the relationship between evidence and the process of reasoning is included.

3102   9:30a-10:50a TTh   LS 105   Brown N A

Above section 3102 is part of the Scholars Program and enrollment is limited to program participants. See Special Programs section of class schedule or www.smc.edu/scholars for additional information.

3103   11:15a-12:35p MW   MC 9   Smith H A

3104   12:45p-2:05p MW   MC 9   Smith H A

3105   12:45p-2:05p TTh   LS 105   Brown N A

SPEECH 22, Introduction to Forensics    2 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This class provides the training, rehearsal, and performance practice to develop speech and debate skills necessary to participate on a competitive collegiate forensics team. Students will have the option to choose areas of interest and to compete in Forensics tournaments.

3106   11:15a-12:35p MW   LA 236   Regina M A

SPEECH 88A, Independent Studies in Speech    1 unit

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

3107   Arrange-1 Hour    LV 128   Brown N A

SPEECH 88B, Independent Studies in Speech    2 units

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

3108   Arrange-2 Hours    LV 128   Brown N A

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