Ch 13: Speech Evaluation

About This Chapter

Learn how to evaluate speeches by yourself and others with video lessons on speech criteria, assessment strategies and the rehearsal process. See how much of the material you're absorbing with the multiple-choice quizzes included at the end of each lesson.

Speech Evaluation - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

Explore some of the steps you can take to become a better speaker with the help of our knowledgeable instructors. They'll show you how to use video and audio recordings as well as feedback from a trusted listener to improve the structure, style and delivery of your speech. Video lessons in this chapter are designed to teach you about the following:

  • Setting specific speaking goals
  • Using a variety of evaluation methods
  • Thinking critically about others' speeches
  • Rehearsing your speech

Video Objective
Evaluating Yourself as a Speaker: Goals & Methods Get some suggestions for setting appropriate speaking goals. Find out which evaluation methods can help you meet them.
Critical Listening & Thinking: Evaluating Others' Speeches Examine strategies for analyzing and evaluating a speaker's claims.
Speech Rehearsal: Importance and Process Learn why it's important to rehearse your speech before delivering it to an audience. Explore steps in the rehearsal process.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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