WELCOME: COMM 1 – 4Y -- SS24 – L49

Welcome to De Anza College and to enrolling in this COMM 1 Public Speaking course. I look forward to meeting you and working with you during the summer session.

Take care,

James Ahern, M.A., J.D.

COMM 1 Public Speaking

Theory and techniques of public speaking in a democratic society. An introduction to a variety of perspectives and approaches used to research, assess, organize, present, and evaluate public presentations. Students will develop and apply effective research strategies.

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materialsLinks to an external site. for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from July 1, 2024 to August 9, 2024
COMM 1.04Y: HYBRID, meets on-campus and online. This class meets each week on campus and online as noted in the class listing. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: https://deanza.instructure.com/courses/3382. The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at deanza.edu/online-ed/students/remotelearningLinks to an external site. .

Contact Information

Contact information: ahernjames@deanza.edu.

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