DefinitionParticipate verbally in discussions and conversations, exchange thoughts and information, make clear presentations, and interact with a variety of audiences.
Benchmark for AchievementThe graduate identifies key messages, ideas and thoughts in a consistent and organized manner and selects delivery techniques, such as posture, gestures, eye contact, and vocal expressiveness, designed to engage the intended audience.
At the Program LevelThere are opportunities to engage in conversations, discourse and presentations, and to identify key messages designed to meet the needs of the intended audiences. Delivery techniques associated with effective oral communication are discussed and students are required to use a variety of delivery techniques to enhance the effectiveness of oral presentations.
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