Morton College's Speech courses develop and enhance communication and presentation skills that can make students more viable in the workforce and may lead to greater professional opportunities.


In this course, students develop the fundamental speech skills. Topics include theory of delivery, content analysis, audience analysis and critical listening. Students have ample opportunity to perform the functions of speaking, listening and evaluating in a variety of public-address situations. Lecture three hours per week. This course applies to the IAI General Education Core Curriculum Communication package.

Oral recreation of literary works in terms of meaning, background and style. They develop kinetic and kinesthetic movement and gesture, effective use of voice and various reading techniques and skills. Lecture three hours per week. This course applies to one or more IAI majors. See an Academic Advisor for details.