Spring 2016
    Law No.: LAW9006
    Sched. No.: 116210439

Advanced Verbal Persuasion*
Section 1
Shadel, Molly B.

Administrative Information:
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Days, Times (Room):W, 1000-1230 (SL290)
Capacity:12 **This information is current as of 06/13/2016 06:14:01 AM**
Current Enrollment:13 **This information is current as of 06/13/2016 06:14:01 AM**

Course Description:


COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course develops advanced oral advocacy skills, including effective performance techniques, writing for speaking, and the ability to handle difficult speaking situations. Assignments will include presenting a persuasive speech, making presentations to difficult audiences (such as clients), and analyzing famous speeches to determine what makes them effective. Students will be expected to perform a speech at each meeting of the class; consequently, attendance is mandatory.

ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT: Attendance at all class sessions is required. Also, enrolled students who do not attend the first class session will be dropped. Students seeking to enroll in this course must attend the first class session.

Prerequisites:Hallmarks of Distinguished Advocacy or Oral Presentations In and Out of the Courtroom or Persuasion for Advocates or Trial Advocacy recommended, but not required
Course Requirement:Students will be required to make weekly speeches in class.
This course is on the professional skills course list.