Public speaking
Download
1 / 14

Public Speaking - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 321 Views
  • Updated On :
  • Presentation posted in: News / Politics

Public Speaking. Chapter 1: What’s It All About?. Objectives. Upon completing this session, you will be able to: Associate the ability to think, speak, and write well with your success in life Identify the 9 features that make public speaking different than conversing

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha

Download Presentation

Public Speaking

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Public Speaking

Chapter 1: What’s It All About?


Objectives

  • Upon completing this session, you will be able to:

    • Associate the ability to think, speak, and write well with your success in life

    • Identify the 9 features that make public speaking different than conversing

    • Define the roles of speaker and audience

    • State the historical origins of public speaking

    • Explain the transactional aspects of public speaking

    • Discuss the meaning of Logos, Ethos, and Pathos


Public Speaking: A Calling Card

  • Ability to effectively think, speak and write will add to your success in:

    • Relationships

    • In other courses

    • In work

      • Today corporate recruiters look for people who can “…speak clearly, confidently, and concisely.”

      • Of 11 fundamental skills recruiters look for, the “ability to communicate orally” tops the list.

    • IBM-Nortel-Advertising-Journalism-Public!


Public Speaking In General

  • Conversation with a point or purpose

    • Intentional speaking with spontaneity

    • Planned out ahead

    • Is addressed to many versus one or a few

    • The audience is considered and contributes

    • Is colorful and compelling

      • Visualizations

      • Metaphors

        • Be careful -- Denotative vs. connotative


Public speaking: Not Chit Chat

  • Public speaking vs. Conversation

    • Is more audience centered

    • Is organized and planned (3 parts)

    • Is grounded in responsible knowledge

    • Has a clear purpose (goal)

    • Uses more formal/precise language

    • Has more defined speaker and listener roles

    • Has a more formal environment and larger groups


Speaker

Purpose

Message

Medium

Setting

Listener

Response

Interference

Consequences

Public Speaking: Nine Elements

Public speaking is distinctive as a form of communication through the interrelationship of 9 elements:


Speaker

Purpose

Message

Medium

Setting

Listener

Response

Interference

Consequences

Public Speaking: Nine Elements

The roles of speaker and listener:

Speaker

Listener


Public Speaking: The Setting

  • Setting can be:

    • Physical

      • Venue

      • Environment

      • Conducive or not?

    • Psychological

      • Occasion

      • Expectations of audience

        • Participative or Suspicious

        • Cooperative or Uncooperative?


Public Speaking: The Response

  • What do you want them to think, feel, or do during and after?

  • How do you respond/adapt to them?

  • Consider the “what ifs” in preparing speech

  • Consider the thermostat: You need one.

  • Public Speaking is transactional


Public Speaking: Origins

  • Started in ancient Greece

    • Taught Math, Music, Gymnastics & Rhetoric.

      • Rhetoric: The art or study of using language effectively and persuasively.

      • Forensic:Establishment of facts through science or argument. Appropriate for courts of law

  • No professional lawyers or judges

    • Speaker had to communicate to and convince jury of over 200 citizens.

    • Aristotle systematized as three major parts: Logos, Ethos, and Pathos

Lets discuss these 3 words


Public Speaking: Free Speech and Ethics

  • Freedom of speech

    • What does it mean?

    • Why is it important?

  • Ethics

    • Apply responsible knowledge

      • Know your subject better than your audience does

      • Understand what experts say/believe about subject

      • Be aware of most recent events

      • Realize how points may affect listeners-know your audience


Public Speaking: Ethics Don'ts

  • Don’ts

    • Don’t quote out of context

      • What is said is given meaning, by who said it when, where they said it and under what conditions in response to what events.

    • Don’t plagiarize

      • Two degrees

        • Presenting others’ work, ideas, research as yours

        • Neglecting citation fundamentals

      • Types: Mix and match – cut and paste


Public Speaking: Ethics Values

  • Native American Perspective

  • Ethics basics are universal

    • Interviews with leading moral representatives from many cultures revealed the existence of a global code of ethical conduct:

      • Love, truthfulness, fairness, freedom, unity, tolerance, responsibility and respect for life

*From Shared Values for a Troubled world, Rushworth M. Kidder - President of the Institute for Global Ethics


Summary

  • Having completed this session, you can:

    • Associate the ability to think, speak, and write well with your success in life

    • Identify the 9 features that make public speaking different than conversing

    • Define the roles of speaker and audience

    • State the historical origins of public speaking

    • Explain the transactional aspects of public speaking

    • Discuss the meaning of Logos, Ethos, and Pathos


ad
  • Login