Communicating Effectively Worksheet
Answer the following questions, using information from this week’s readings. Respond to each question in 100 to 200 words.
1. Briefly explain the seven elements of the speech communication process. How do these elements determine a speech’s success or failure?
2. What is the difference between hearing and listening? What are some techniques you could employ to improve your listening skills?
3. Compare the four methods of delivering oral presentations. What are the benefits and drawbacks of each?
4. What are some ways to use your voice and body effectively when giving an oral presentation? In which areas do you need to improve?