INSTRUCTOR Owen M. Williamson, MA
In case of absence, or if class is ever cancelled due to circumstances beyond Instructor control, students are still expected to complete and submit all assignments shown on this Calendar page if possible.
Week 4: September 13-17, 20
Library orientation session in Library Room 204A on Sept 13 (Mon) from 8:30 – 9:20 am.
Call 747-5302 to reserve your place. (Optional)
Time/Location: 8:30 - 9:20/UGLC 210
TOPIC: Discover / Mock Interview Program - Step 1
Collect study environment analysis results.The genius of rhetoric: Pathos, Ethos and Logos. More pillars of rhetoric: kairos, audience, style. delivery. Three levels of discourse and style. TRVTH vs rhetoric?
As Alvin Toffler says: "if you don't have a strategy you end up being part of someone else's strategy." What is YOUR life strategy?
Questioning reality; questioning authority. Fighting "Tina."
Borders, p. 34.
Public speaking activity—declamation. [Applies to theme / discipline] [Public speaking]
1.Read Kennedy (click for link),
2.Read Borders Chapter 3: Preparing to Learn.
3.Read article on study habits from Science Daily.
1.Do Study Environment Analysis, at http://www.ucc.vt.edu/stdysk/studydis.html . Print out results and bring to next class.
1. Do Progymnasma 4. [Applies to theme / discipline]2. KTEP report. [Academic success strategies—note taking] [Critical thinking]
Amplifying (expanding) a saying.
Instructions: (Adapted from BYU website.) Find a saying having to do with your chosen theme. Amplify the saying by carefully following these steps (one or two sentences for each item below!). (Do not use the 5-part format.)
Hint: Write this by number (number each item) if you want.
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