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Course Description

Communication Arts - COMA 103

Fundamentals of Speech (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course develops essential skills through directed practice in a variety of speech situations and furnishes basic knowledge necessary for intelligent speech improvement; stress is on speaker’s ideas, attitudes and audience adjustment.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • None.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Write effectively using well-supported statements.
  • Write an organized document that is free from mechanical errors.
  • Demonstrate the ability to speak clearly using well-supported statements.
  • Analyze written and verbal communications.
  • Interpret written and verbal communications.
  • Demonstrate the major techniques for delivering an effective and professional speech presentation (informative, entertaining and persuasive).
  • Demonstrate effective listening skills.
  • Explain principles and concepts required for effective listening skills.
  • Demonstrate effective communications with confidence.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2019; COMMUNICATION ARTS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 10/22/2019

 103142485Fund of SpeechOnline3Moylan M0/26/2Closed$12.00 

Fall; 2019; COMMUNICATION ARTS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/17/2019

 103141117Fund of Speech 3Welsh R19/26/0Open$12.00T R  09:00 AM-10:46 AM LA160
 103141118Fund of Speech 3Kirkby F17/26/0Open$12.00T R  12:30 PM-02:10 PM LA160
 103141119Fund of Speech 3Welsh R22/26/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 AM-09:40 AM LA160
 103141124Fund of Speech 3Kirkby F17/26/0Open$12.00M W  01:30 PM-03:10 PM LA160
 103141130Fund of Speech 3Taracuk D23/26/0Open$12.00M W  10:00 AM-11:40 AM LA160
 103142383Fund of SpeechOnline3Bowers A15/26/0Open$12.00 
 103142737Fund of SpeechOnline3Bowers A18/26/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2019; COMMUNICATION ARTS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/27/2019

 103141101Fund of Speech 3Taylor J4/26/0Open$12.00M W  09:00 AM-10:20 AM LA170
 103141102Fund of Speech 3Taylor J0/26/0Closed$12.00M W  11:00 AM-12:20 PM LA170
 103141103Fund of Speech 3Moylan M0/26/0Closed$12.00T R  09:30 AM-10:50 AM LA170
 103141104Fund of Speech 3Townsend K20/26/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:20 AM LA170
 103141107Fund of Speech 3Taylor J8/26/0Open$12.00F  10:00 AM-12:54 PM LA170
 103141108Fund of Speech 3Taracuk D8/26/0Open$12.00M W  12:30 PM-01:50 PM LA170
 103141109Fund of Speech 3Taylor J18/26/0Open$12.00M W  02:00 PM-03:20 PM LA170
 103141111Fund of Speech 3Moylan M14/26/0Open$12.00T  02:00 PM-04:54 PM LA170
 103141116Fund of Speech 3Kirkby F17/26/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-01:20 PM LA160
 103141121Fund of Speech 3Moylan M8/26/0Open$12.00T R  11:00 AM-12:20 PM LA160
 103141127Fund of Speech 3Townsend K22/26/0Open$12.00T R  11:00 AM-12:20 PM LA170
 103141151Fund of Speech 3Kirkby F15/26/0Open$12.00T  06:00 PM-08:54 PM LA170
 103142922Fund of SpeechOnline3Bowers A0/26/0Closed$12.00 
 103142926Fund of SpeechOnline3Bowers A2/26/0Open$12.00 
 103246013Fund of Speech 3Taracuk D19/26/0Open$12.00T  09:00 AM-11:54 AM RC660
 103246070Fund of Speech 3Welsh R26/26/0Open$12.00T  06:30 PM-09:24 PM RC660

Fall; 2019; COMMUNICATION ARTS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 09/09/2019

 103141112Fund of Speech 3Taylor J12/26/0Open$12.00M  04:00 PM-06:54 PM LA170

Spring; 2019; COMMUNICATION ARTS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 05/11/2019

 103121100Fund of Speech 3Moylan M5/26/0Open$12.00T R  09:00 AM-12:10 PM LA170
 103121102Fund of Speech 3Moylan M9/26/0Open$12.00M W  08:30 AM-11:40 AM LA160
 103121103Fund of Speech 3Taylor J9/26/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-03:10 PM LA170
 103122926Fund of SpeechOnline3Bowers A8/26/0Open$12.00 
 103122928Fund of SpeechOnline3Bowers A7/26/0Open$12.00 
 103122942Fund of SpeechOnline3Bowers A10/26/0Open$12.00 
 103226152Fund of Speech 3Moylan M8/26/0Open$12.00M W  06:00 PM-09:10 PM RC675

Summer; 2019; COMMUNICATION ARTS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 07/06/2019

 103131104Fund of Speech 3Moylan M9/26/0Open$12.00M W  09:00 AM-12:10 PM LA170
 103131105Fund of Speech 3Taylor J13/26/0Open$12.00T R  09:00 AM-12:10 PM LA170
 103131153Fund of Speech 3Moylan M16/26/0Open$12.00T R  06:00 PM-09:10 PM LA170
 103132926Fund of SpeechOnline3Bowers A5/26/0Open$12.00 
 103132928Fund of SpeechOnline3Bowers A3/26/0Open$12.00 
 103132934Fund of SpeechOnline3Bowers A3/26/0Open$12.00 
 103236006Fund of Speech 3Moylan M19/26/0Open$12.00M W  12:30 PM-03:40 PM RC675

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