Oral Presentation SAC. Unit 3 Outcome 3 Task 2. What Persuades You?. Why do you decide to go along with something? How do you convince others to go along with you? How persuasive are you ? What engages you when listening to a speaker?.
Unit 3 Outcome 3 Task 2
“Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
W.A. Shark cull
Factory closures (Ford, SPC)
Dredging near the Great Barrier Reef
Protecting Tasmanian forests
Legalisation of Marijuana (increase in synthetic drug use)
Education-funding and national curriculum (proposed review)
Australian government ‘border protection’ policy and treatment of refugees (including lack of communication to the press and navy entering Indonesian waters)
Punishment for ‘coward’s punch’ and alcohol-fuelled violence
Welfare payments for maternal leave (same amount for the wealthy)
In a persuasive speech, the speaker takes a position FOR or AGAINST some aspect of an issue and attempts to convince the audience to believe or do something.What are some different purposes of persuasion?
Task 2 Criteria (English 20 Marks) (EAL 35 marks)
Online news media sites
“He who wants to persuade should put his trust not in the right argument, but in the right word. The power of sound has always been greater than the power of sense.” - Joseph Conrad
“The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.” - Mark Twain
Tell a Story
“There are only two types of speakers in the world.
1. The nervous and 2. Liars.”
- Mark Twain
“Best way to conquer stage fright is to know what you’re talking about.” - Michael H Mescon