In this course, we will improve oral communication competency through both informal discussions and formal academic-style presentations. Discussions and presentations will mainly focus on describing health-related topics using easy, non-technical terminology.
Students will be able to…
Group Challenges: 20%
Individual challenges: 15%
Ted Talk Discussions: 10%
Mid term exam: 20%
Final Discussion: 20%
Attendance is required. Six absences is automatic failure of the class.
Students are expected to prepare for poster and oral presentations outside of class time. It is recommended to have regular access to some form of portable electronic device (e.g., tablet, notebook PC) for use in- and outside the class.