PUBLIC SPEAKING SIMPLIFIED (AN INITIATIVE OF COLESAD & SMITH CONSULTINGS)
Introduction to Public Speaking (LESSON 1)
In this module, we will focus on the basics of the course, and the important ways that speaking differs from writing. It goes further to examine the common hinderances to public speaking and how to overcome them.
a) What is Public Speaking?
b) Attitude towards Public Speaking
c) Gains of Public Speaking
d) Becoming a Public Speaker
e) Practical Exercise
Speech Writing/Planning (LESSONS 2 & 3)
This module will expose the participants to the principles of writing, how to plan for a speech and the basic speech model which is useful in interviews, short presentations, elevator talks and can even structure an hour-long presentation.
a) How to write a Winning Speech
b) Your first speech
c) Developing a Perfectly styled speech
iv) Organisation/ Outline/Structure
v) Telling a story d) Practical Exercise
Speech Delivery/Presentation (LESSONS 4)
Here, we look into how an audience hears and perceives a speech in real time, and by the end of this module, participants should be able to present speeches clearly. We will also discuss speech apprehension and delivery, and how to overcome fear on stage.
a) Voice modulation, pitch and inflection
b) Body gestures and Stage Management
c) Audience Rapport/ Eye Contact
d) Dressing/ Appearance
Research & Current Affairs (LESSON 5)
a) Preparation and Facts digging
b) Punch-line Generation/ Quotes
c) Right Use of Language
a) The Ice-Breaker Speech (Self-Introductory Speech) -5Minutes b) The Competent Orator Speech (Topic Mastery/Delivery)- 7minutes
c) The Debate Maestro (Argumentative Speaking)- 5minutes