For this assignment, you will begin by creating a preparation worksheet assessing your public speaking skills at this point in the course. Please click the following
to complete the preparation worksheet. After completing the preparation worksheet, you will create a four- to five-minute video blog in YouSeeU giving a final assessment of your oral communication skills. This video blog will only be available for the instructor to review.
In your video blog, you will answer the following questions:
What are your current strengths in oral communication and how do they differ from when you began the course?
What are the areas you believe you still need to improve upon?
What is the status of the goals you set for yourself in Week One of the course?
What are the new goals that you want to achieve after finishing this course?
Please include specific details involving your experiences thus far in the course. The best assessments will reference course material and guidance from which you will base your observations and insights. When recording your video, please utilize both the verbal component of speaking and presenting, as reviewed in the course text on pages 257-266 of Chapter 12 and the non-verbal component of speaking and presenting, as reviewed in the course text on pages 266-270 of Chapter 12.
Please submit your preparation worksheet as an attachment to your video blog in
. Both the completed preparation worksheet and the video blog will be evaluated as part of the grade for this assignment.
Preparation Worksheet for Final Skills Assessment (Video Blog #3)
Prior to recording your video blog assignment, it is important that you go through a systematic self-assessment of your public speaking skills at this point in the course. By going through this assessment, you will be more effective at covering everything that needs to be said when it